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Geometrical solutions of the quadrature of the circle

Peter Fleming

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Published
**1987**
by Printed for the author in Montreal
.

Written in English

- Geometry -- Famous problems.,
- Circle-squaring.

**Edition Notes**

Statement | by Peter Fleming. |

Series | CIHM/ICMH microfiche series -- no. 63891. |

The Physical Object | |
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Format | Microform |

Pagination | [6], 10 p. |

Number of Pages | 10 |

ID Numbers | |

Open Library | OL16944013M |

ISBN 10 | 0665638914 |

The first attempts to solve the purely geometrical problem appear to have been made by the Greeks (Anaxagoras, &c.) 2, one of whom, Hippocrates, doubtless raised hopes of a solution by his quadrature of the so-called meniscoi or lune.3 [The Greeks were in possession of several relations pertaining to the quadrature of the lune. Geometrical Solutions Derived from Mechanics A Treatise of Archimedes Recently discovered and translated from the Greek by Dr. J. L. Heiberg Professor of Classical Philology at the University of Copenhagen with an introduction by David Eugene Smith President of Teachers College, Columbia University, New York English version translated from the.

quadrature proof to the geometrical tradition. the book, in particular, the philosophical importance which the author attaches to to the quadrature of the circle. the “quadrature of the circle” simply a quadrature by any means, then one is just asking for the determination of the area of a circle. This problem does appear in the Rhind Papyrus, but I consider it as just a precursor to the construction problem we are examining.

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Geometrical Solutions of the Lengths and Division of Circular Arcs: The Quadrature of the Circle, Trisection of the Angle, Duplication of the Cube, Quadrature of the Hyperbola (Classic Reprint) [Fleming, Peter] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Geometrical Solutions of the Lengths and Division of Circular Arcs: The Quadrature of the Circle.

Geometrical solutions of the lengths and division of circular arcs [microform]: the quadrature of the circle, trisection of the angle, duplication of the cube, and the quadrature of the hyperbola by Fleming, Peter, fl. Pages: Additional Physical Format: Print version: Fleming, Peter, active Geometrical solutions of the quadrature of the circle.

Montreal: Printed for the author, Geometrical solutions of the lengths and division of circular arcs: the quadrature of the circle, trisection of the angle, duplication of the cube, and the quadrature of the hyperbola. Book: All Authors / Contributors: Peter Fleming.

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