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Roots of a Complex Number
This Demonstration shows the
roots of a complex number, which, for
, form a regular
-sided polygon with the center at the origin.
Contributed by:
Germán Alvarado Jiménez
(Santo Tomás University, Bogotá, Colombia)
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Root of Unity
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Regular Polygon
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Roots of a Complex Number
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http://demonstrations.wolfram.com/RootsOfAComplexNumber/
Contributed by:
Germán Alvarado Jiménez
(Santo Tomás University, Bogotá, Colombia)
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