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GeometryElementary Geometry for College StudentsNote: Exercises preceded by an asterisk are of a more challenging nature. In Exercises 11 to 22, sketch and describe each locus in the plane. Find the locus of points in the interior of a right triangle with sides of 6 in., 8 in., and 10 in and at a distance of 1 in. from the triangle.BuyFind*arrow_forward*

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Chapter 7.1, Problem 18E

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Note: Exercises preceded by an asterisk are of a more challenging nature.

*In Exercises 11 to 22, sketch and describe each locus in the plane.*

Find the locus of points in the interior of a right triangle with sides of

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