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A Carpenter's Ellipse

by Elliot Winston (Englander Millwork Corporation, NY)

This article originally appeared in:
College Mathematics Journal
September, 1991

Subject classification(s): Geometry and Topology | Analytic Geometry | Conics
Applicable Course(s): 2.1 College Algebra | 2.9 Math for Elementary School Teachers | 3.1 Mainstream Calculus I

A carpenter's way of drawing an ellipse

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