Geometriae Dedicata

, Volume 47, Issue 1, pp 111–117 | Cite as

Approximation of convex bodies by rectangles

  • Marek Lassak


For every plane convex body there is a pair of inscribed and circumscribed homothetic rectangles. The positive ratio of homothety is not greater than 2.


Convex Body Positive Ratio Plane Convex Plane Convex Body 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Marek Lassak
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  1. 1.Instytut Matematyki i Fizyki ATRBydgoszczPoland

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