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Topic: Volume of geodesic "sphere" (project)
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Brian Hutchings

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Re: Volume of geodesic "sphere" (project)
Posted: May 1, 1998 7:59 PM
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In a previous article, nelsoncj@gte.net ("Clifford J. Nelson") says:

the following does not define a general tetrah.in space
without equivocation!... using homogenous planar coordinates,
you need 4 for each plane, or 3 converted to "cartesian" planar ones.

>No. I define a tetrahedron by four numbers representing the perpendicular
>displacement of the four enclosing planes, the way it says to do it in
>Synergetics 1 & 2.


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