The Goal Angle Problem
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|Two solutions to the following problem: as you are running down a soccer field with the ball, when is the angle subtended by the goal at its maximum? There is also a sketch illustrating a construction used in one of the solutions (quadrature of the rectangle).|
|Levels:||High School (9-12), College|
|Resource Types:||Documents/Sketches/Galleries, Geometer's Sketchpad|
|Math Topics:||Triangles and Other Polygons|
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