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Title: Proof without words: the triangle with maximum area for a given base and perimeter
Authors: Plaza, Ángel 
UNESCO Clasification: 120406 Geometría euclidea
Issue Date: 2017
Journal: College Mathematics Journal 
Abstract: By using the ellipse with foci at the extreme points of the base, we show wordlessly that the triangle with maximum area for a given base and perimeter is the isosceles triangle where the different edge is the base.
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/10553/51598
ISSN: 0746-8342
DOI: 10.4169/college.math.j.48.1.51
Source: College Mathematics Journal [ISSN 0746-8342], v. 48 (1), p. 51
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