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**niharika_kumar****Member**- From: Numeraland
- Registered: 2013-02-12
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we have been studying centroids,circumcentre ,orthocentre ,incentre etc etc ..

but can you tell me if their are any uses of theirs.:|:|

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**zetafunc.****Guest**

One use of a centroid is that it tells you the location of the triangle's centre of mass, if the mass is of uniform density.

**bobbym****bumpkin**- From: Bumpkinland
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Hi;

There are many, many more. For instance, the famous Fermat - Torricelli point.

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**bob bundy****Moderator**- Registered: 2010-06-20
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Hi

The circumcentre is the basis for the sine rule.

Bob

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**niharika_kumar****Member**- From: Numeraland
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thanx

and wat about the others?

please tell me!!

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**bobbym****bumpkin**- From: Bumpkinland
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Hi;

This is the complete list of them, they are difficult because they are in terms of barycentric coordinates but you will get an idea of how many there are.

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**niharika_kumar****Member**- From: Numeraland
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thnx bobbym

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**bobbym****bumpkin**- From: Bumpkinland
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Hi;

Your welcome and good luck.

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