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Re: construction of triangle of given perimeter, given point and angle
Posted:
Nov 11, 1997 11:43 AM


Isn't the triangle ABC problem with X on AB and Y on AC such that BX = XY = YC from one of the NCTM Addendum books on geometry? I know I assigned that problem to my graduate class on teaching geometry last year. The solution is not at all difficult, just not immediately obvious.
Eileen Schoaff Buffalo State College



