Inscribe a Scaled Copy of a Triangle in Another Triangle

Requires a Wolfram Notebook System

Interact on desktop, mobile and cloud with the free Wolfram CDF Player or other Wolfram Language products.

Requires a Wolfram Notebook System

Edit on desktop, mobile and cloud with any Wolfram Language product.

Consider a given triangle (blue). We want to inscribe a triangle (orange) whose sides are parallel to the sides of another given triangle (yellow). Sometimes this is not possible, and then there is no orange triangle. You can drag the vertices of either the blue or yellow triangles.

Contributed by: Jaime Rangel-Mondragon (August 2012)
Open content licensed under CC BY-NC-SA


Snapshots


Details

detailSectionParagraph


Feedback (field required)
Email (field required) Name
Occupation Organization
Note: Your message & contact information may be shared with the author of any specific Demonstration for which you give feedback.
Send