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Proof Without Words: The Area of a Right Triangle

A visual determination of the area of a right triangle is given using an inscribed circle.
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3643
MSC Codes: 
97G40
Author(s): 
Roger B. Nelsen (Lewis & Clark College)
Publication Date: 
Sunday, April 10, 2011
Original Publication Source: 
Mathematics Magazine
Original Publication Date: 
February, 2007
Subject(s): 
Geometry and Topology
Plane Geometry
Triangles
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Rating Count: 
5.00
Rating Sum: 
15.00
Rating Average: 
3.00
Applicable Course(s): 
4.9 Geometry
Modify Date: 
Sunday, April 10, 2011
Average: 3 (5 votes)

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