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Pericut

Two semicircle sit on the diameter of a semicircle centre O of twice their radius. Lines through O divide the perimeter into two parts. What can you say about the lengths of these two parts?

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Circumspection

M is any point on the line AB. Squares of side length AM and MB are constructed and their circumcircles intersect at P (and M). Prove that the lines AD and BE produced pass through P.

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Quads

The circumcentres of four triangles are joined to form a quadrilateral. What do you notice about this quadrilateral as the dynamic image changes? Can you prove your conjecture?

Compare Areas

Stage: 4 Challenge Level: Challenge Level:2 Challenge Level:2

The triangle ABC is isosceles with a right angle at B. In each diagram the triangle ABC has either a circle or one of two (different) squares inscribed within it.

Which of the inscribed figures has the greatest area?

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