Drexel dragonThe Math ForumDonate to the Math Forum



Search All of the Math Forum:

Views expressed in these public forums are not endorsed by Drexel University or The Math Forum.


Math Forum » Discussions » Math Topics » geometry.pre-college.independent

Topic: construction of triangle of given perimeter, given point and angle
Replies: 16   Last Post: Jun 10, 2011 12:58 PM

Advanced Search

Back to Topic List Back to Topic List Jump to Tree View Jump to Tree View   Messages: [ Previous | Next ] Topics: [ Previous | Next ]
Eileen M. Klimick Schoaff

Posts: 42
Registered: 12/6/04
Re: construction of triangle of given perimeter, given point and angle
Posted: Nov 11, 1997 11:43 AM
  Click to see the message monospaced in plain text Plain Text   Click to reply to this topic Reply

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





Point your RSS reader here for a feed of the latest messages in this topic.

[Privacy Policy] [Terms of Use]

© Drexel University 1994-2014. All Rights Reserved.
The Math Forum is a research and educational enterprise of the Drexel University School of Education.