id: 02340403
dt: j
an: 2001d.03205
au: Bankov, K.
ti: Principle of the extreme element.
so: Math. Gaz. 83, No. 496, 2-9 (1999).
py: 1999
pu: Cambridge University Press, Cambridge; Mathematical Association (MA),
Leicester
la: EN
cc: D50
ut:
ci:
li: doi:10.2307/3618677
ab: The principle of the extreme is illustrated implicitly by showing how it
helps to solve some non-standard mathematical problems. After a few
examples from geometry using the largest angle in a figure, ten
non-trivial problems are solved and several for the reader to solve.
rv: