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Category Archives: geometry
Find hexes a certain distance from a target hex in C#
My post Draw a hexagonal grid in C# shows how you can draw a grid made up of hexagons. This post shows how you can find the hexes that are a given distance N from a target hex. Basic Idea … Continue reading
Posted in algorithms, drawing, geometry, graphics, mathematics
Tagged algorithms, C#, C# programming, drawing, example, example program, geometry, graphics, hex, hex grid, hexes, mathemtics, Windows Forms programming
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Make a pie slice drawing extension in WPF and C#
This example shows how to make an extension method to draw a pie slice easily in WPF and C#. My post Make an intuitive extension method to draw an elliptical arc in WPF and C# shows how to make an … Continue reading
Posted in drawing, geometry, graphics, mathematics, wpf, XAML
Tagged arc, C#, C# programming, drawing, elliptical arc, example, example program, geometry, graphics, mathematics, pie slice, Windows Forms programming, WPF, XAML
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Make an intuitive extension method to draw an elliptical arc in WPF and C#
In my previous post Draw an elliptical arc in WPF and XAML, I explained how WPF makes you define an elliptical arc. Their method almost makes sense if you want draw an arc as part of a path. however, if … Continue reading
Posted in drawing, geometry, graphics, mathematics, wpf, XAML
Tagged arc, C#, C# programming, drawing, elliptical arc, example, example program, geometry, graphics, mathematics, Windows Forms programming, WPF, XAML
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Draw an elliptical arc in WPF and XAML
This example shows how to use XAML code to draw an elliptical arc in a WPF. The following sections explain how to specify an elliptical arc and how to draw one in XAML. Specifying an Elliptical Arc WPF provides several … Continue reading
Posted in drawing, geometry, graphics, mathematics, wpf, XAML
Tagged arc, C#, C# programming, drawing, elliptical arc, example, example program, geometry, graphics, mathematics, Windows Forms programming, WPF, XAML
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Solve Geometric Problems with C#
[This is a promo piece by Packt, the publisher of my book The Modern C# Challenge. It includes two of the 100 example problems and solutions in the book.] Solve Geometric Problems with C# Learn how to solve C# geometric … Continue reading
Posted in books, geometry, mathematics
Tagged books, C#, C# programming, example, example program, geometry, mathematics, Newton, Pi, The Modern C# Challenge, Windows Forms programming
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Review posted: “The Modern C# Challenge”
The Modern C# Challenge: Become an expert C# programmer by solving interesting programming problems Clock End Gooner has posted a review of my latest book, The Modern C# Challenge: Become an expert C# programmer by solving interesting programming problems. Please … Continue reading
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Graph points in WPF and C#
This example extends the previous example Draw a graph in WPF and C# to draw ellipses marking the data sets’ points. See that example for an explanation of how most of the program works. The following code shows how the … Continue reading
Posted in algorithms, drawing, geometry, graphics, mathematics, wpf
Tagged algorithms, C#, C# programming, draw graph, draw graph in WPF, drawing, example, example program, geometry, GeometryGroup, graph, graph points, graphics, LineGeometry, mathematics, Polyline, Windows Forms programming, WPF, XAML
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Use a custom dash pattern with WPF and XAML in C#
My post Render dashed lines in a WPF program using C# explains how a WPF program can use C# code to render lines with a custom dash pattern onto a bitmap. This post shows how to use a custom dash … Continue reading
Posted in drawing, geometry, graphics, wpf, XAML
Tagged C#, C# programming, custom dash pattern, dash, DashDot, dashed lines, dotted lines, draw strings, draw text, drawing, example, example program, geometry, graphics, OnRender, render, rendering, strings, text, Windows Forms programming, WPF, XAML
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Draw text on a circle in C#
This example uses some of the techniques described in the post Measure character positions when drawing long strings in C# to draw text on a circle. The previous post explains how to determine where the characters in a string will … Continue reading
Posted in algorithms, fonts, geometry, graphics, strings
Tagged algorithms, C#, C# programming, characters, circle, circular text, draw string, draw text, draw text on circle, example, example program, fonts, geometry, graphics, measure characters, MeasureCharacterRanges, strings, text on a circle, text on circle, Windows Forms programming
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Calculate where a line segment and an ellipse intersect in C#
Finding the intersection between a line segment and an ellipse requires a lot of mathematics. It’s not particularly hard mathematics, but if you’d rather skip it, you can use the following links to jump to the other parts of this … Continue reading
Posted in algorithms, drawing, geometry, graphics, mathematics
Tagged algorithms, C#, C# programming, drawing, ellipse, ellipse line intersection, ellipse/line intersection, example, example program, geometry, graphics, intersection, line, line ellipse intersection, line segment, line/ellipse intersection, mathematics, Windows Forms programming
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