Results 1 to 1 of 1

Math Help - Points in a plane.

  1. #1
    Super Member
    Apr 2009

    Points in a plane.

    These are based on a similar problem on this forum

    1. Let there be 'some' points in a plane such that distance between any two them is < 1. What is the minimum area/shape which can inscribe all these points?

    2. You grab an area by putting infinite points on a plane. Only condition - any two points you put should be <1 apart. What is the maximum area you can grab?

    Any pointers? I think I know the answer but am struggling to justify it.

    Last edited by aman_cc; November 19th 2009 at 02:45 AM. Reason: Wrong question
    Follow Math Help Forum on Facebook and Google+

Similar Math Help Forum Discussions

  1. [SOLVED] points in a plane
    Posted in the Advanced Algebra Forum
    Replies: 5
    Last Post: April 6th 2011, 06:55 AM
  2. Plane through 3 given Points
    Posted in the Calculus Forum
    Replies: 2
    Last Post: May 3rd 2010, 12:24 AM
  3. Points on a plane
    Posted in the Advanced Algebra Forum
    Replies: 6
    Last Post: January 4th 2009, 09:13 PM
  4. Replies: 0
    Last Post: November 19th 2008, 06:04 AM
  5. Points in the plane.
    Posted in the Geometry Forum
    Replies: 5
    Last Post: August 16th 2008, 12:24 PM

Search Tags

/mathhelpforum @mathhelpforum