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No, This is not a Circle

Article by Zoltán Kovács
  • Published in 2017
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A curve, also shown in introductory maths textbooks, seems like a circle. But it is actually a different curve. This paper discusses some easy approaches to classify the result, including a GeoGebra applet construction.

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NoThisisnotaCircle
type
article
date_added
2017-05-02
date_published
2017-09-14

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@article{NoThisisnotaCircle,
	key = {NoThisisnotaCircle},
	type = {article},
	title = {No, This is not a Circle},
	author = {Zolt{\'{a}}n Kov{\'{a}}cs},
	abstract = {A curve, also shown in introductory maths textbooks, seems like a circle. But
it is actually a different curve. This paper discusses some easy approaches to
classify the result, including a GeoGebra applet construction.},
	comment = {},
	date_added = {2017-05-02},
	date_published = {2017-09-14},
	urls = {http://arxiv.org/abs/1704.08483,http://arxiv.org/pdf/1704.08483},
	collections = {attention-grabbing-titles,drama,easily-explained,geometry},
	url = {http://arxiv.org/abs/1704.08483 http://arxiv.org/pdf/1704.08483},
	urldate = {2017-05-02},
	year = 2017,
	archivePrefix = {arXiv},
	eprint = {1704.08483},
	primaryClass = {math.HO}
}