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Ellipse Definition

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Larry Ottman



This app allows you to experiment with the definition of an ellipse as the set of points in which the sum of the distances from two fixed points is a constant. (G-GPE 3)

Tags: Geometry, Common-Core, conic-sections, ellipse
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