English Title

On the center of similarity

Authors

Leonhard Euler

Enestrom Number

693

Fuss Index

304

Original Language

Latin

Content Summary

This is an introduction to fixed point theory. Euler shows how to determine the point Γ so that the triangles ΓAB and Γab are similar, where AB and ab are homologous sides of two figures.

Published as

Journal article

Published Date

1795

Written Date

1777

Original Source Citation

Nova Acta Academiae Scientiarum Imperialis Petropolitanae, Volume 9, pp. 154-169.

Opera Omnia Citation

Series 1, Volume 26, pp.276-285.

Record Created

2018-09-25

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