# Strips of Equal Width on a Sphere Have Equal Surface Areas

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On a sphere, strips of equal width have equal surface areas. The sphere is generated by revolving the semicircle given by about the axis.

Contributed by: Mito Are and Daniel Relix (Collin College) (March 2011)

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Published: March 7 2011