cyclic polygon

cyclic polygon

[¦sī·klik ′päl·i‚gän]
(mathematics)
A polygon whose vertices are located on a common circle.
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He describes automatic theorem proving, derivation and discovery, then moves the a generalization of the formula of Heron (the area of a polygon and of a cyclic polygon), the Simson-Wallace theorem (including Gergonne's generalization, the generalization of Guzman and generalization to three dimensions), transversals in a polygon (the theorems of Ceva, Menelaus, Euler and Routh), the Peter-Douglas Neumann theorem (including Napoleon's theorem), geometric inequalities, and regular polygons.
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