# A path to π

Ramachandran, A.
(2019)
*A path to π.*
At Right Angles.
pp. 31-32.

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## Abstract

Consider the following situation. A regular polygon of n sides is placed symmetrically inside another (larger) regular polygon of n sides, i.e., with corresponding sides parallel and with a constant distance between them. We now have a ‘path of uniform width’ running around the inner polygon. Now the following question is asked: By how much does the perimeter of the outer polygon exceed that of the inn

Item Type: | Articles in APF Magazines |
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Uncontrolled Keywords: | Regular polygon, Nested polygons, Path, Angle, Tan, Pi, Investigation |

Subjects: | Natural Sciences > Mathematics |

Divisions: | Azim Premji University > University publications > At Right Angles |

Depositing User: | Mr. Sachin Tirlapur |

Date Deposited: | 25 Jul 2019 12:11 |

Last Modified: | 26 Jul 2019 07:22 |

URI: | http://publications.azimpremjifoundation.org/id/eprint/2024 |

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