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The Distance to the Orthocenter from a Vertex
Let ABC be a triangle and H its orthocenter. Let O and
be the circumcenter and circumradius of ABC. Then
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Jay Warendorff
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See Problem 1 in N. Altshiller-Court,
College Geometry
, 2nd ed., Mineola, NY: Dover, 2007 p. 101.
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Circumcircle
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