Folding a Circle into an Ellipse

Activity, Hands-on, Publisher, Tipping Point Math

This video shows you how, starting with a circular sheet of paper and a point marked on the inside, you can draw lines to reveal an ellipse that has the marked point and the center of the circle as its foci.

29 April 2016 Edit: 17 April 2016

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