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aroub
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Given a triangle ABC that is rightangled at point A .The hypotenuse BC is fixed while A varies. Find the locus of point A.
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aroub Group Title
Given a triangle ABC that is rightangled at point A .The hypotenuse BC is fixed while A varies. Find the locus of point A.
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hartnn Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
any ideas ?
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hartnn Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
after solving u get a CIRCLE
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aroub Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
No, this one no idea at all!! Lol, I was about to say not circle.. Umm, how? They didn't say at a given distance or a given point, right?
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hartnn Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
and we can use exactly the same diagram we used in last question
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hartnn Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
here, just the condition is different
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aroub Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
Yeah, but don't use it please!
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hartnn Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
gues which theorem we gonna use when its given 'a right triangle' ?
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aroub Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
I always think of Pythagorean when it comes to right triangles
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hartnn Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
that is absolutely correct!
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aroub Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
But what does this theorem got to do with the locus?
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hartnn Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
using pythagoras theorem and distance formula , we get the equation of locus in the form , \(x^2+y^2=a^2\) which is the equation of circle.
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aroub Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
please please don't use them here.. because they're more confusing! And I never took them. Do you have any other way? If not.. Just leave this question aside =)
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hartnn Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
* \(\\~ \large (xh)^2+(yk)^2=a^2\)
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hartnn Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
question left ...
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aroub Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
In the end it's circle right?
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hartnn Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
absolutely!
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