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A Property Characterizing the Catenary

The author shows that the ratio of the area under a catenary curve to the arc length is independent of the interval over which they are measured.
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Author(s): 
Edward Parker (Brown University)
Publication Date: 
Friday, January 27, 2012
Original Publication Source: 
Mathematics Magazine
Original Publication Date: 
February, 2010
Subject(s): 
Calculus
Advanced Calculus
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159.00
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464.00
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2.92
Applicable Course(s): 
4.11 Advanced Calc I, II, & Real Analysis
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Friday, January 27, 2012
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Average: 2.9 (159 votes)

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