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Saturday, December 1

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    Source: http://britton.disted.camosun.bc.ca/jbconics.htm link to natural conics
    code
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Friday, November 30

  1. page Circles - Third Hour edited ... All points are the same distance from the center. http://www.think-aboutit.com/THINK/crop/…
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    All points are the same distance
    from the center.
    http://www.think-aboutit.com/THINK/crop/CROP2.JPG
    Circles are the best.
    They are rounder than the rest.
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  2. page Circles - Third Hour edited Circles I am a circle, ... And so: All points are the same distance ... the center. C…

    Circles
    I am a circle,
    ...
    And so:
    All points are the same distance
    ...
    the center.
    Circles are the best.
    They are rounder than the rest.
    Like egss in a nest.

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    11:19 am

Thursday, November 29

  1. page Parabolas - Third Hour edited ... Natural Parabola! http://images.google.com/imgres?imgurl=http://www.geocities.com/zlipanov/co…
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    Natural Parabola!
    http://images.google.com/imgres?imgurl=http://www.geocities.com/zlipanov/comets/west-01.jpg&imgrefurl=http://www.geocities.com/zlipanov/comets/comets.html&h=636&w=476&sz=66&hl=en&start=9&tbnid=JjsBoDA0PK0qAM:&tbnh=137&tbnw=103&prev=/images%3Fq%3Dnatural%2Bconic%2Bparabola%26gbv%3D2%26svnum%3D10%26hl%3Den
    {http://www.oberonplace.com/products/plotter/tutor/images/parabola_graph2.gif} {http://www.pen.k12.va.us/Div/Winchester/jhhs/math/gifs5/bellagio.jpg}
    The fountains in front of the Bellagio hotel in Las Vegas are parabolas.
    http://www.pen.k12.va.us/Div/Winchester/jhhs/math/gifs5/bellagio.jpg
    {http://www.pen.k12.va.us/Div/Winchester/jhhs/math/gifs5/bridge.jpg}
    The suspension on this bridge is in the shape of a parabola!
    http://www.pen.k12.va.us/Div/Winchester/jhhs/math/gifs5/bridge.jpg
    {http://www.enchantedlearning.com/math/algebra/quadratic/gifs/parabolas.GIF}
    These are examples of parabolas.
    www.enchantedlearning.com

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  2. page Circles - Third Hour edited Circles {http://www.steeldolphin-forums.com/htmltuts/swoosh/step3_circle.gif} I am a circle, …

    Circles
    {http://www.steeldolphin-forums.com/htmltuts/swoosh/step3_circle.gif}I am a circle,
    a line that's never ending,
    that line makes me round.
    {conic-circle.jpg} {http://www.steeldolphin-forums.com/htmltuts/swoosh/step3_circle.gif}
    circle
    Circles are rounded
    Circles are never-ending
    ...
    In nature, nothing is really 2-dimensional, but a cross section of the moon would be circular.
    Natural Conic Link
    {circle.gif}
    A circle is easy to make:
    Draw a curve that is "radius" away
    from a central point.
    And so:
    All points are the same distance
    from the center.

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    7:46 pm
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  4. file conic-circle.jpg uploaded
    7:41 pm
  5. file conic-circle.jpg uploaded
    7:40 pm
  6. page Parabolas - Third Hour edited A plane curve formed by the intersection of a right circular cone with a plane parallel to a gen…

    A plane curve formed by the intersection of a right circular cone with a plane parallel to a generator of the cone; the set of points in a plane that are equidistant from a fixed line and a fixed point in the same plane or in a parallel plane.
    -Definition courtesy of dictionary.com-

    Haiku
    I am the x squared
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