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ISBN: 9781285195698

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Chapter 8.1, Problem 33E
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Given A B C with midpoints M, N and P of the sides, explain why A A B C = 4 A M N P .

Chapter 8.1, Problem 33E, Given ABC with midpoints M, N and P of the sides, explain why AABC=4AMNP.

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