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A Golden Frustum

Using a cone and a frustum with appropriate size, the author divides a cylinder into three parts of equal volume.

Old Node ID: 
3619
MSC Codes: 
97G40
Author(s): 
Margaret W. Maxfield (Louisiana Tech University)
Publication Date: 
Thursday, January 20, 2011
Original Publication Source: 
Mathematics Magazine
Original Publication Date: 
April, 1990
Subject(s): 
Geometry and Topology
Solid Geometry
Cones
Cylinders
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Rating Count: 
15.00
Rating Sum: 
42.00
Rating Average: 
2.80
Applicable Course(s): 
4.9 Geometry
Modify Date: 
Thursday, January 20, 2011
Average: 2.9 (16 votes)

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