Line Segment Distance
Hey guys. I am having extreme dificulty on this question. I am wondering if anyone knows how to go about this, seems some what too difficult for me:
"IF we have two points 'A' and 'B' which are on opposite sides of a straight line 'M'. Locate a point 'X' on 'M' where the difference betwween |AX| and |BX| is a maximum."
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Simple.Point X will be point of intersection of AB and the given line.
Originally Posted by furnis1
Consider triangle inequality
Equality occurs when A,X,B are collinear