ERIC Number: EJ301905
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1984
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Going Around, Under and Through Circles: Mathematics and Computer Art. Part 3.
Gordon, Sheldon P.; Gordon, Florence S.
Creative Computing, v10 n7 p141-42,145-46 Jul 1984
Epicycloids are formed by tracing the path of a fixed point on a circle as it rolls aroung the outside of a larger circle. Examines several possibilities related to epicycloids (and hypocycloids), presenting more mathematical patterns and artistic shapes that result from using several computer programs. Program listings are included. (JN)
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive; Numerical/Quantitative Data; Journal Articles
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Note: For related articles see v10 n5 p168-73 (part 1) and SE 535 684 (part 2).