Category: Geometry

Perpendicular Bisector of a Triangle 0

Perpendicular Bisector of a Triangle

Select your language EnglishSpanish The perpendicular bisector of a segment is a line perpendicular to the segment that passes through its midpoint. It has the property that each of its points is equidistant from...

Median of a triangle 0

Median of a triangle

Select your language EnglishSpanish The median of a triangle is a line segment that joins one of its vertices with the center of the opposite side. Every triangle has three medians (ma, mb and...

Triangle Center 0

Triangle Center

Select your language EnglishSpanish Some classical triangle centers are: Centroid (G) Orthocenter (H) Circumcenter (O) Incenter (I) Centroid of a Triangle The centroid of a triangle (or barycenter of a triangle) G is the...

Altitude of a triangle 0

Altitude of a Triangle

Select your language EnglishSpanish The altitude of a triangle, or height, is a line from a vertex to the opposite side, that is perpendicular to that side. It can also be understood as the...

Angle bisector of a triangle 0

Angle bisector of a triangle

Select your language EnglishSpanish The angle bisector of a triangle is a line segment that bisects one of the vertex angles of a triangle, and ends up on the corresponding opposite side. There are...

Incenter of a triangle 0

Incenter of a triangle

Select your language EnglishSpanish The incenter of a triangle (I) is the point where the three interior angle bisectors (Ba, Bb y Bc) intersect. The angle bisector of a triangle is a line segment...

Circumcenter of a triangle 0

Circumcenter of a triangle

Select your language EnglishSpanish The circumcenter of a triangle (O) is the point where the three perpendicular bisectors (Ma, Mb y Mc) of the sides of the triangle intersect. It can be also defined...

Orthocenter of a triangle 0

Orthocenter of a triangle

Select your language EnglishSpanish In a triangle ABC the orthocenter H is the intersection point of the three altitudes of the triangle. Every triangle has three altitudes (or heights) and three sides (or bases)....

Centroid of a triangle 0

Centroid of a Triangle

Select your language EnglishSpanish The centroid of a triangle (or barycenter of a triangle) G is the point where the three medians of the triangle meet. The medians of a triangle are the line...