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The elusive chord


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#21 bonanova

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Posted 28 November 2012 - 06:09 AM

Quite small. The larger n is the smaller the chord length. I would argue that this is not an acceptable way to chose "random chords", however.


Hokey, at best. I agree.
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Posted 28 November 2012 - 03:07 PM

Hokey, at best. I agree.


Another hokey approach has come to my attention ;)
Inscribe a random right triangle. Take the diameter as the chord.
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