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Length of the Projection of a Rotating Polygon
This Demonstration shows the length of the projection onto a line of a regular polygon rotating about its center.
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Erik Mahieu
Based on a program by:
Oleksandr Pavlyk
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Length of the Projection of a Rotating Polygon
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Published: June 17, 2013
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