Re: Arranging disks (or any object for that matter) be

*To*: mathgroup at smc.vnet.net*Subject*: [mg130459] Re: Arranging disks (or any object for that matter) be*From*: Bob Hanlon <hanlonr357 at gmail.com>*Date*: Fri, 12 Apr 2013 02:18:25 -0400 (EDT)*Delivered-to*: l-mathgroup@mail-archive0.wolfram.com*Delivered-to*: l-mathgroup@wolfram.com*Delivered-to*: mathgroup-newout@smc.vnet.net*Delivered-to*: mathgroup-newsend@smc.vnet.net*References*: <20130411081228.CDAF66B1E@smc.vnet.net>

Manipulate[ Module[{a}, Graphics[ Table[a = -((Pi*(-2 + n + 2*r))/n); {Darker[Green], Disk[{Cos[a], Sin[a]}, 3/Max[8, n]], Text[Style[r, Orange, "Label", 24], {Cos[a], Sin[a]}]}, {r, 1, n}], ImageSize -> {350, 350}]], {{n, 1, "Number \nof Disks"}, 1, 20, 1, Appearance -> "Labeled"}] Bob Hanlon On Thu, Apr 11, 2013 at 4:12 AM, Clif McInnis <c_mcinnis at hotmail.com> wrote: > I am looking for a way that I might be able to make the disks (or any > object for that matter) be arranged in a circular or pentagonal arrangement > as opposed to rows. I tried looking at the "Sum of Empty Skies for a Set of > Planets" to see how the "planets" were arranged, but I could not figure out > how the code worked. I am thinking that there might be a function that I > have not considered, and would appreciate if someone could point me in the > right direction. > > Manipulate[Pane[Row[Table[Graphics[{ > Darker[Green], > Disk[{0, 0}, .5], > Text[Style[numerals[[ r]], Orange, "Label", 24], {0, 0}]}], {r, > 1, n}]], {325, 300}, > BaseStyle -> {LinebreakAdjustments -> {1., 10, 0, 0, 10}}], {{n, 1, > "Number \nof Disks"}, 1, 5, 1}, Initialization :> ( > numerals = {"1", "2", "3", "4", "5"};)] > >

**References**:**Arranging disks (or any object for that matter) be arranged in a***From:*Clif McInnis <c_mcinnis@hotmail.com>