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Clairaut's Angle Trisection
This Demonstration shows Clairaut's angle trisection, which uses a hyperbola.
Contributed by:
Izidor Hafner
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Reference
[1] W. W. Rouse Ball, H. S. M. Coxeter,
Mathematical Recreations and Essays
, 13th ed., New York: Dover Publications, 1987 p. 346.
RELATED LINKS
Pascal's Angle Trisection
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Archimedes's Neusis Angle-Trisection
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Trisection by Sliding a Line
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Hippias Quadratrix
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Kempe's Angle Trisector
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Yates's Trisector
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Hyperbola
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MathWorld
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Izidor Hafner
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Clairaut's Angle Trisection
"
http://demonstrations.wolfram.com/ClairautsAngleTrisection/
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Published: September 19, 2012
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