Accession Number:

ADA034473

Title:

Approximating Lengths, Areas and Volumes by Polygons and Polyhedra.

Descriptive Note:

Technical summary rept.,

Corporate Author:

WISCONSIN UNIV MADISON MATHEMATICS RESEARCH CENTER

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1976-09-01

Pagination or Media Count:

22.0

Abstract:

In 1898 J. Kuerschak observed that the area of a regular 12-gon is 3r square. This is variously generalized in the plane and in space. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Theoretical Mathematics

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE