flash animation

Goat in a Field

The student is told of a farmer who has a goat in a rectangular field, attached by two chains to two separate stakes at two corners of the field, and is asked to determine what kind of path the goat can make while grazing (circle, parabola, ellipse, rectangle, square).

keywords: goat, field, farmer, stakes, ellipse

swf file: ca_renaissance_goatfield.swf