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Author:MacTutor Math History Archive
Description: From Astroid, Cardiod, Catenary, and Cayley's Sextic to the Trisectrix of Maclaurin, Tschirnhaus' Cubic, Watt's Curve, the Witch of Agnesi - and many more - click on the name of a curve to experiment with some of its associated curves. (Your browser must be capable of running Java.)

Levels: College, Research
Languages: English
Resource Types: Graphics, Web Interactive/Java
Math Topics: Differential Geometry, Conic Sections and Circles, History and Biography

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