Examples of Zindler Curves

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This Demonstration shows an example of a Zindler curve.

Contributed by: Izidor Hafner and Marko Razpet (May 2018)
Open content licensed under CC BY-NC-SA



A Zindler curve is a simple closed plane curve with the defining property that all chords that halve the curve length have the same length.

A trivial example of a Zindler curve is the circle.

The example shown here is a curve with the equation



[1] Wikipedia. "Zindler Curve." (Apr 19, 2018) en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Zindler_curve.

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