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coordinates of third vertex of triangle in cartesian space
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Mar 27, 2007 2:06 PM



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coordinates of third vertex of triangle in cartesian space
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Mar 26, 2007 8:35 PM


hi all,
if i have two of the three cartesian coordinates of a right angle triangle, and the length of two of the sides (and ofcourse the hypotenuse as well, though i would prefer, for reasons of programming efficiency, not to have to calculate this if it can be avoided)what formula would i use to calculate the position of the third vertex?
thanks for any help you can provide



