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Consturction of 17sided regular polygon
Posted:
Jan 31, 1999 5:32 AM


Hi Everyone,
I have trying to find out the procedure for constructing a regular 17sided polygon. I know it was Gauss who discovered the method and is based on the formula
2^2^k + 1
I have tried to find it from the WWW but I was unable to find anything.
Anyone cares to to show me or recommend any reading materials, books or online WWW.
Thank you
Peter Hung



