The Menelaus Theorem
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|Cut the Knot!, Alexander Bogomolny|
|Ceva's and Menelaus' theorems compared and two proofs of the latter. An interactive column for MAA Online that uses a Java applet to simulate a puzzle or mathematical problem, one not stated directly since the applet is intended to be such that the right answer to an as yet unstated problem should be easy to surmise. Also at http://www.cut-the-knot.org/Generalization/Menelaus.html.|
|Levels:||Elementary, Middle School (6-8), High School (9-12)|
|Resource Types:||Problems/Puzzles, Articles, Web Interactive/Java|
|Math Topics:||Triangles and Other Polygons|
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