# Equal areas of a circle gives nice art

By Murray Bourne, 01 May 2008

CTK Insights has an interesting post **Dividing circular area into equal parts** using a pair of compasses and a ruler, complete with proof. [That post is no longer available.]

I applied the process given and divided my circle into 5 equal parts (the semi-circles have centres on the diameter of the large circle, and each semi-circle is a multiple of 1/5 of the large diameter).

Here it is, using squareCircleZ colors: π

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