Circle

 

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Ok, so the name of the famous mathematician who invented circle is...

Sorry, that was rather sad - there is obviously no one who can say that they know who invented circle. Circle is one of those primal shapes that appear everywhere - both in the natural and the social environment.

Try to find as many shapes that belong to those two categories - nature AND society, which have circle as their main element or characteristic.

In the meantime, you may want to explore some properties of the circle like

What is that letter Pi?

How Archimedes approximated Pi

The nine point circle

How to construct the nine point circle

Circumcircle

Incircle

 

 

   

Learn more about Circle here

or about various properties of triangles:

Euler Line

Circumcentre

Centroid

Orthocentre

Learn more about Euler or some other famous mathematicians.

Some interesting mathematical artefacts can be found here! Mathematicians' delights and possessions...

 
 

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