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Flapdragon
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Could someone help explain to me how to do this problem?
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Flapdragon Group Title
Could someone help explain to me how to do this problem?
 3 years ago
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LagrangeSon678 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
nyan cat cant solve math problems
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hoblos Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.3
here u must find the center of the circumscribed circle of the triangle(g1g2g3) here the triangle seems to be right so it is the midpoint of the hypotenuses
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arjuna Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
no guaranterr that all 3 would fall on same circle so prob has n solution
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hoblos Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.3
arjuna each triangle has a circumscribed circle
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sarah17 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
use the orthocenter
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sarah17 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
interesting way to disguise math in a question ;)
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sarah17 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
i mean, this is an interesting application of geometry
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hoblos Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.3
sorry sarah but the orthocenter is useless here
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sarah17 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
its a seriously good question, some real world problems are hokey, this one is god
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sarah17 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
hoblos, ok what does the orthocenter tell you ?
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sarah17 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
ok that makes sense, the circumcenter is the same distance to each of the three vertices, since they are radii
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hoblos Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.3
the intersection of the altitudes of the triangle
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hoblos Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.3
yup thats it
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hoblos Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.3
btw where are you from sarah? if you dont mind
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sarah17 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
the orthocenter is the intersection of the perpindicular bisectors
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sarah17 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
i am from maryland
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hoblos Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.3
i've never heard about this :S
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hoblos Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.3
btw it is not intersection of the perpindicular bisectors it is intersection of the altitudes or heights
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hoblos Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.3
what about the centroid arjuna??
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arjuna Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
dropping altitudes and calculating intersection
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hoblos Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.3
no centroid is dropping the medians and calculating intersection
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Flapdragon Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
Thank you, everyone! c:
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