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Publisher: Cengage,

ISBN: 9781337614085

Chapter 7.2, Problem 5E

Textbook Problem

a) What is the general name of the point of concurrence for the three perpendicular bisectors of the sides of a triangle?

b) What is the general name of the point of concurrence for the three medians of a triangle?

Elementary Geometry For College Students, 7e

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