The Mathematical Intelligencer

, Volume 41, Issue 4, pp 17–21 | Cite as

Ruler and Compass Constructions of the Equilateral Triangle and Pentagon in the Lemniscate Curve

  • M. A. Gómez-Molleda
  • Joan-C. LarioEmail author
The lemniscate curve was introduced by Jakob Bernoulli in 1694 as a multiplicative counterpart of the ellipse. Given two points F and \(F'\)



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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Universidad de MálagaMálagaSpain
  2. 2.Universitat Politècnica de CatalunyaBarcelonaSpain

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