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.puzzles.independent

Topic: "Simple" Right Triangle Problem
Replies: 6   Last Post: May 7, 2011 5:13 AM

Advanced Search

Back to Topic List Back to Topic List Jump to Tree View Jump to Tree View   Messages: [ Previous | Next ]
Matt Enlow

Posts: 9
Registered: 3/23/07
"Simple" Right Triangle Problem
Posted: May 5, 2011 9:45 AM
  Click to see the message monospaced in plain text Plain Text   Click to reply to this topic Reply

A right triangle has two medians that are perpendicular to each other. Find the ratio of the right triangle's longer leg to its shorter leg.

I would be interested in the details of how you got your answer. Thanks!

- Matt

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

[Privacy Policy] [Terms of Use]

© Drexel University 1994-2015. All Rights Reserved.
The Math Forum is a research and educational enterprise of the Drexel University School of Education.