Math Photo: Rooftop Midline

Published by patrick honner on

Math Photo -- Rooftop Midline

This photo reminds me of my favorite theorem from elementary geometry:  if you connect the midpoints of two sides of a triangle, the segment is both parallel to, and half the length of, the third side.

You can find out a little more about this theorem here.

patrick honner

Math teacher in Brooklyn, New York


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