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right triangle

[′rīt ′trī‚aŋ·gəl]
(mathematics)
A triangle one of whose angles is a right angle.
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If the traveling right triangle is oriented the opposite way (Fig.
Therefore one got the same Angle Distortion Equations for a right triangle traveling with one of its legs along the motion direction.
He could note that both an isosceles right triangle and a 30-60-90 degree triangle were triangles.
In the parallel small circle projection, corresponding partitioning lines in all right triangles within one face together construct a polygon (Figure 30).
This means that area equivalence is obtained when spherical right triangle T, and any shape contained in T, are mapped onto plane right triangle T with constant areal scale.
Exercise: Suppose that a right triangle has base a, side b and diagonal c.
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Noting that DE = G'B' = 1/3 (x + y) and that right triangles G'EB' and JAB' are similar helps develop the desired result.