Using Sketchpad: Conics
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|Peter Andrews, Eastern Illinois University|
|Two sketches illustrating techniques for constructing general conic sections, one on Isaac Newton's Organic Construction and one on the MacLaurin/Braikenridge construction of a general conic. Notes on Peter Andrews' presentation at the Sketchpad User's Group Meeting in Cincinatti in January 1994.|
|Levels:||High School (9-12), College|
|Resource Types:||Documents/Sketches/Galleries, Geometer's Sketchpad|
|Math Topics:||Conic Sections and Circles|
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