Recent Explanations

The Viviani-Body

Povray in action.

Intersecting Circles IV

Construct a line tangential to two given circles.

Intersecting Circles III

Given a square and an arbitrary length $l$, we’re going to construct a rectangle with one of its edges being of length $l$ such that the areas of the square and the rectangle coincide.

Triangles I

For a triangle $\bigtriangleup_{ABC}$ its orthic is defined to be the triangle created by the foot of the altitudes dropped from the vertices of $\bigtriangleup_{ABC}$. We will see that under all inscribed triangles, the orthic has minimum perimeter.

Intersecting Circles II

The app Euclidea, which I have mentioned in the last post, has an interesting level 4.2. I say interesting, because I was close to beaking my head while trying to solve it for the first time, although its solution is surprisingly easy.

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