Unformatted text preview: containing perimeter-squaring of the circle and area squaring of the circle and, for no extra cost, the golden ratio! Project: Use a pizza cutter or a similar disk to construct a pyramid similar to the Great Pyramid. Project: Show, by calculation, that using a measuring wheel as described will give a pyramid of the same shape as the Great Pyramid. Project: Find the diameter of the measuring wheel required so that: 100 revolutions = the base of the Great Pyramid 200 diameters = the height of the Great Pyramid We'll see that this idea of squaring the circle will be a recurring theme throughout most of this course. But lets leave it for now and get back to triangles....
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This note was uploaded on 11/05/2011 for the course ARH ARH2000 taught by Professor Karenroberts during the Fall '10 term at Broward College.
- Fall '10