## Acta Mathematica

- Acta Math.
- Volume 14 (1890), 185-205.

### On a funicular solution of Buffon's “problem of the needle” in its most general form

#### Note

Assisted by James Hammond

#### Article information

**Source**

Acta Math., Volume 14 (1890), 185-205.

**Dates**

First available in Project Euclid: 31 January 2017

**Permanent link to this document**

https://projecteuclid.org/euclid.acta/1485881780

**Digital Object Identifier**

doi:10.1007/BF02413320

**Mathematical Reviews number (MathSciNet)**

MR1554795

**Zentralblatt MATH identifier**

22.0233.02

**Rights**

1890 © F. & G. Beijer

#### Citation

Sylvester, J. J. On a funicular solution of Buffon's “problem of the needle” in its most general form. Acta Math. 14 (1890), 185--205. doi:10.1007/BF02413320. https://projecteuclid.org/euclid.acta/1485881780