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You are not logged in. #1 20130722 23:11:57
Straight lines and circlesDraw 4 points, not belonging (altogether) on the same straight line or same circle. How many straight lines and circles are equidistant from these 4 points? Just to clarify, the definition of the distance of a point P from a circle with center C, is the straight PA, where A is the node of the straight PC with the circle circumference. Please explain the reasoning! Last edited by anna_gg (20130722 23:12:35) #2 20130723 01:59:33
Re: Straight lines and circlesHi anna_gg; In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them. I have the result, but I do not yet know how to get it. All physicists, and a good many quite respectable mathematicians are contemptuous about proof. #3 20130723 02:10:05
Re: Straight lines and circles
Thanks. If YOU don't understand it, then I won't even try! Let alone that I have no clue where to find this book #4 20130723 02:22:02
Re: Straight lines and circlesHi; In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them. I have the result, but I do not yet know how to get it. All physicists, and a good many quite respectable mathematicians are contemptuous about proof. 