You may also like

Lunar Angles

What is the sum of the angles of a triangle whose sides are circular arcs on a flat surface? What if the triangle is on the surface of a sphere?


A spiropath is a sequence of connected line segments end to end taking different directions. The same spiropath is iterated. When does it cycle and when does it go on indefinitely?

Baby Circle

A small circle fits between two touching circles so that all three circles touch each other and have a common tangent? What is the exact radius of the smallest circle?


Age 16 to 18
Challenge Level

circle and 3 sticks Draw three equal line segments in a unit circle so that they divide the disc into four parts of equal area.

What length do the line segments have to be?

Generalise this result.