E79 -- Problema geometricum propositum publice ab Anonymo Geometra

(A Problem of geometry proposed publicly by an anonymous geometer)


Almost certainly Euler's shortest publication, this paper is only 8 lines long in the Nova Acta Eruditorum. As the title suggests, the entire work is the proposal of a geometry problem. In particular, the problem involves finding all curves that have a certain reflection property that Euler describes. Euler himself solved this problem two years later, in E106.

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