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Construction of the Gateway Arch: materials and techniques used to build it, and the mathematical equation used to create its catenary curve shape. In-depth articles tell about the designer of the memorial (architect Eero Saarinen), and the story behind the invention of the Arch's unique tram system; see how its size compares with other monuments across the world; learn about its architectural specifications from the fact sheet, and get answers to many of your frequently asked questions (FAQ).

Subjects:

  • Science > General
  • Science > Engineering
  • Mathematics > Applied Mathematics
  • Social Studies > General
  • Arts > General
  • Arts > Architecture
  • Mathematics > Geometry
  • Social Studies > United States History
  • Mathematics > General

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Keywords:

Arts,NSDL,Undergraduate (Lower Division),Mathematics -- History,Arts -- Architecture,Mathematics -- Geometry,Mathematics,Science -- Engineering,Social Sciences,Social studies -- United States history,Social studies,Mathematics -- Applied mathematics,Technical Education (Upper Division),Informal Education,NSDL_SetSpec_ncs-NSDL-COLLECTION-000-003-112-021,oai:nsdl.org:2200/20110201170915526T,Higher Education,Undergraduate (Upper Division),Science,History/Policy/Law,General Public,Social studies -- Urban studies,Technical Education (Lower Division),Engineering,High School,Vocational/Professional Development Education

Language:

English

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