Hey guys! So I have this question in my worksheet and for some reason it sounds completely foreign to me. I think my teacher overlooked this kind of question, so I'm pretty stuck...
"Given right triangle ABC with D the midpoint of BA.. Show that D is equidistant from B and C."
and here is a "lovely" illustration to go with it!
So yeah, any help would be greatly appreciated. Thanks so much!
Hello, Shnub!
Given right triangle with the midpoint of hypotenuse ,
show that is equidistant from andCode:* * * * * C * o * * * * * * * A o - - - - o - - - - o B * D * * * * * * * * * *
Draw and
A right triangle can be inscribed in a semicircle.
The midpoint of the hypotenuse is the center of the circle.
Therefore: .