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Approximating the area of a unit circle with regular polygons

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Visit this site: HTTP://math.furman.edu/~dcs/java/circle.html

Author:Lisa Markus; Furman University, Greenville, SC
Description: A Java applet for the area of a circle of radius 1. Enter the number of sides, from 3 to 1000, draw the polygon, and see the corresponding area.

Levels: High School (9-12)
Languages: English
Resource Types: Web Interactive/Java
Math Topics: Conic Sections and Circles, Triangles and Other Polygons

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