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Steven

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ellipse
Posted: May 14, 2008 11:28 AM
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Suppose you drew out an ellipse of an arbitrary size on a sheet of paper and then taking a compass set at the vertex ( the "top" of the ellipse as it were ) you scribe an arc so that it cuts the ellipse. Is there a formula for knowing in coordinates at what point the circumference will be cut?
Thanks Michael


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