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# What does it mean to ''square a circle?

# What does square a circle mean?

Squaring the circle is a problem handed down from ancients. It involves taking a known circle and drawing a square that has an equal area. It was proved to be impossible in th…e late 1800's. A link to the Wikipedia article is included.

# What does it mean to square a circle?

It means to construct a square that has the same area as a circle of a given diameter. It has been proven that this can't be constructed with the standard rules, using only co…mpass and straightedge. This is related to the fact that pi is a trascendental number.

# What dose it mean to square a circle?

It means that if you take a circle and find its area, you must now find a square with the same area. We cannot square the circle.

# What does it mean to 'square a circle'?

to construct (using a compass and straight-edge) a square with the same area as a given circle using only a finite number of steps. "Squaring the circle" was an ancient probl…em that has been proved impossible to do.

# What does square the circle mean?

to construct (using a compass and straight-edge) a square with the same area as a given circle using only a finite number of steps. "Squaring the circle" was an ancient prob…lem that has been proved impossible to do.

# Can you square a circle?

No. A circle has no corners and a square has four corners. There is no object that has no corners and four corners.

# In a pedigree what does a solid colored square or circle mean?

it means that they are carriers of a certain gene

# What does the sign mean that is a red circle inside a red square?

The symbol, included on some chocolate products, indicates that the product may contain egg. It does NOT indicate that the product contains gelatin. The red dot that may appea…r on the packaging is a legal requirement for the Indian Market. It indicates that the product may contain egg, which is not suitable for some vegetarians in India.

# In the world heritage symbol what do the circle and the square mean?

The circle is the soil in the world, and the square is a tree coming out of the soil.

# What does Kandinsky's 'Squares with Concentric Circles' mean?

It means exactly what you see.

# What is square of a circle?

(Ď€/4) = 0.785398.

# What does it mean square a circle?

One of the great problems which the ancient mathematicians tried to solve was to construct, using only a straight-edge and compasses, a square identical in area to a given cir…cle. This has long since been proved impossible, and the expression now refers to an impossible task.

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# What does a red square green circle and blue triangle mean?

they are the buttons on a playstation controller

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# What does metaphor square a circle mean?

Attempt to do something that is impossible.

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# Can a circle with a line through it mean square feet?

Circle with a line through it is square yards, a square with a line through it is square feet

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# Is it a no no square or a no no circle?

The answer to your question is: It isn't a no no square.

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# What do A in a triangle B in a square and C in a circle mean on a fire extinguisher?

Those markings help to identify which class of fire each type of fire extinguisher is intended for: Class A: ordinary combustibles; Class B: flammable liquids Class C: e…nergized electrical fires. A class A:B:C extinguisher may be used on any of these types of fires.