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#1 2006-05-15 14:04:59

Zmurf
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Registered: 2005-07-31
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Conventions for Geometry Proofs

I really need help with this. In my maths exams I can easily find the answers for the questions. But I'm losing valueble marks becausing I'm not writing the proofs correctly. I don't know how! And when it is explained in class I just don't get it, I don't know which proves to use where. I keep getting co-interior and alternate and stuff all mixed up. Can anyone help me with some good methods for proof in gemoetry. I just can't seem to express my logic mathematically.


"When subtracted from 180, the sum of the square-root of the two equal angles of an isocoles triangle squared will give the square-root of the remaining angle squared."

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#2 2006-05-15 15:20:08

ganesh
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Re: Conventions for Geometry Proofs

Here is a link on Geometry proofs. I hope it is of some help to you!


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#3 2006-05-15 17:56:48

Zmurf
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Re: Conventions for Geometry Proofs

Oh thankyou this is very helpful!


"When subtracted from 180, the sum of the square-root of the two equal angles of an isocoles triangle squared will give the square-root of the remaining angle squared."

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