Zenodorus
# Zenodorus

### Born: about 200 BC
in Athens, Greece

Died: about 140 BC
in Greece

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**Zenodorus** studied the area of a figure with a fixed perimeter and the volume of a solid figure with fixed surface. For example he showed that among polygons with equal perimeter and an equal number of sides, the regular polygon has the greatest area.
**References (3 books/articles)**

JOC/EFR December 1996