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Extra Accuracy Using Diagonal Lines
In this Demonstration, you can measure the length of the brown rectangle with extra accuracy using the diagonal lines.
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Izidor Hafner
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[1] J. Bryant and C. Sangwin,
How Round Is Your Circle?
, Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press, 2008 pp. 83–84.
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Extra Accuracy Using Diagonal Lines
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Published: August 3, 2012
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