Nebraska Authors

Mervin Laverne Keedy

Born 1920-08-02 Bushnell, NE

Author Of

  • Nonfiction


Mathematics; Physics


B.S., 1946, University of Chicago
M.A., 1949, University of Nebraska
Ph.D. 1957


Junior High School Director of Math and Physics

Places Worked

University of Nebraska-Lincoln
Peru State College
North Dakota State University
University of Maryland
Purdue University
Baltimore County (MD) Public Schools
U.S. Army Air Forces


American Mathematical Society
Mathematical Association of America
National Council of Teachers of Mathematics


Laboratory Physics. 1953.
Elementary Logic for Secondary Schools. 1962.
Contemporary Second Year Algebra. 1963.
A Modern Introduction to Basic Mathematics. 1963.
Exploring Modern Mathematics. 1963.
Number Systems: A Modern Introduction. 1965.
Geometry: A Modern Introduction. 1965.
Contemporary Algebra and Trigonometry. 1966.
Exploring Elementary Algebra. 1967.
Exploring Geometry. 1967.
Relations Functions and Graphs. 1967.
Trigonometry: A Programmed Text. 1969.
Trigonometry: A Programmed Text. 1969.
Arithmetic, a Modern Approach. 1975.
Intermediate Algebra, a Modern Approach. 1975
Algebra and Trigonometry: A Functions Approach. 1978.
Fundamental Algebra and Trigonometry. 1981.

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