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Home > Mathematical Concepts Illustrated by Hamid Naderi Yeganeh
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"Heart," by Hamid Naderi Yeganeh

This image shows 2,500 ellipses. For each k=1,2,3,...,2500 the foci of the k-th ellipse are:
and the eccentricity of the k-th ellipse is D(k), where



--- Hamid Naderi Yeganeh

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