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Means Appearing in Geometric Figures

by Howard Eves (University of Maine / University of Central Florida)

This article originally appeared in:
Mathematics Magazine
October, 2003

Subject classification(s): Algebra and Number Theory | Number Theory | Geometry and Topology
Applicable Course(s): 4.9 Geometry

The author shows how some of the several means of two positive numbers occur in certain geometrical figures.

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