Complex Napoleon's theorem made simple - part 2

Shirali, Shailesh (2017) Complex Napoleon's theorem made simple - part 2. At Right Angles, 6 (3). pp. 28-30.

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Abstract

Napoleon’s Theorem states the following. Let ABC be an arbitrary triangle. With the three sides of the triangle as bases, construct three equilateral triangles, each one outside △ ABC. Next, mark the centres P , Q , R of these three equilateral triangles. Napoleon’s theorem asserts that △ PQR is equilateral, irrespective of theshape of △ ABC.

Item Type: Articles in APF Magazines
Uncontrolled Keywords: Napoleon, Equilateral triangle, Rotation, Parallelogram, Basic proportionality theorem
Subjects: Natural Sciences > Mathematics
Divisions: Azim Premji University > University publications > At Right Angles
Depositing User: Mr. Sachin Tirlapur
Date Deposited: 14 Sep 2018 17:05
Last Modified: 25 Sep 2018 13:01
URI: http://publications.azimpremjifoundation.org/id/eprint/1301
Publisher URL: http://apfstatic.s3.ap-south-1.amazonaws.com/s3fs-...

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