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Number of Cannonballs in Piles of Different Shapes
Find the number of cannonballs, assuming a solid packing.
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Izidor Hafner
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The idea for the Demonstration comes from [1], where some formulas are given.
[1] G. von Vega,
Vorlesungen über die Mathematik
, vol. 1, 7th ed., Vienna, 1835 pp. 240–243.
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Number of Cannonballs in Piles of Different Shapes
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Published: October 4, 2012
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