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# IS the perpendicular drawn from B to AC also the bisector of

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IS the perpendicular drawn from B to AC also the bisector of [#permalink]  29 May 2008, 05:19
IS the perpendicular drawn from B to AC also the bisector of AC. ABC is the right angle triangle with B as right angle?
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Re: perpendicular to the hypotenuse [#permalink]  29 May 2008, 05:27
No, for this to be true, it must be a 90-45-45 triangle.
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Re: perpendicular to the hypotenuse [#permalink]  29 May 2008, 05:39
Also, not if it was a right triangle and you did that you'd end up with 3 similar triangles.
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