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Re: Help with geometry proofs
Posted:
Aug 6, 2009 10:31 PM


> I need help with a few proofs .... > http://img14.imageshack.us/img14/7230/geometryquestion > s.jpg > ....
First you need to explain what sort of theory or axioms underlie all this, because that determines what techniques can be used.
I can see how to do #1 directly, but the instruction "Prove indirectly" is quite puzzling. Also, ## 2, 3 and 4 need more information than the diagrams show. In #2 I guess AC is meant to be a diameter. In #3 you need some information about lengths or angles in those triangles. In #4 the rhombus has to be special in some way before you can prove it is a square. It would be best to post the _complete_ wording of the original questions, as the details do matter.
Ken Pledger.



