# Slicing a Sphere along Two Parallel Planes

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In their book *Calculus, One and Several Variables *[1]*, *Salas and Hille* *mention "an interesting property of the sphere" and propose the following exercise:

Contributed by: Erik Mahieu (November 2015)

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[1] S. L. Salas and E. Hille, Chapter 10.10, problem 25, *Calculus: One and Several Variables*, 6th ed., New York: John Wiley and Sons, 1990.

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Published: November 24 2015