# 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. T he red dot that may appe…ar 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?

(ĂŹÂ€/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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In Cheat Codes

# 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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In Geometry

# 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: …energized electrical fires. A class A:B:C extinguisher may be used on any of these types of fires.