The three circles problem

Community Mathematics Centre, CoMaC (2018) The three circles problem. At Right Angles, 7 (2). pp. 134-136. ISSN 2582-1873

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In this article, we study the following problem. Three circles of equal radius r are centred at the vertices of an equilateral triangle ABC with side 2a. Here we assume that r > a. Find the area of the three-sided region DEF enclosed by all three circles, in terms of r and a

Item Type: Articles in APF Magazines
Authors: Community Mathematics Centre, CoMaC
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Uncontrolled Keywords: Circles, intersection, area
Subjects: Natural Sciences > Mathematics
Divisions: Azim Premji University > University Publications > At Right Angles
Full Text Status: Public
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