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Daniel C. Alexander + 1 other

Publisher: Cengage Learning

ISBN: 9781285195698

Chapter 7.2, Problem 21E

Textbook Problem

Draw an obtuse triangle and, by construction, find the centroid of the triangle.

(*HINT: Begin by constructing the perpendicular bisectors of the sides.)*

Elementary Geometry for College Students

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