







The surface area of an "egg shaped" object 
20080528 

From Tom: How do you calculated the surface area of an "egg shaped" object (ovoid) ? Answered by Harley Weston. 





The shape of an egg 
20060319 

From Vinson & Julie: What is the proper mathematical term for the geometric solid that is represented by an egg? Answered by Chris Fisher. 





Volume of an ellipsoid 
19991206 

From Michael Nowicki: I am a physician at the University of Mississippi. I am trying to compare the size of polyps (abnormal growth of tissue in the colon) between 2 groups of individuals. The department of pathology gives the size as length X width X depth  how do I calculate the volume? Polyps are nearly ovoid in shape. Answered by Walter Whiteley. 





Le volume d'un ellipsoïde 
20010317 

From Lise: Je cherche à calculer le volume d'un ovoide, avezvous une formule? Answered by Claude Tardif. 

