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January 12th, 2013, 10:25 PM  #1 
Newbie Joined: Jan 2013 Posts: 1 Thanks: 0  name of the circle in ellipse
Hi, Name of the circle that is drawn by taking major axis of the ellipse as a diameter is called 'Auxiliary circle'. I would like to know what is the name of the circle that is drawn by taking minor axis of the ellipse as a diameter ? Thanks! 
January 31st, 2013, 04:28 PM  #2 
Member Joined: Jan 2013 Posts: 93 Thanks: 0  Re: Name of the circle in ellipse
I think it’s called minor auxiliary circle.

February 1st, 2013, 09:12 PM  #3  
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February 2nd, 2013, 04:46 AM  #4 
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It took me a while to google it out. 

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