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 05-23-2009 #1 PRERANA MITRA   Join Date: May 2009 Posts: 1 Co-ordinate Geometry If Vertices of a triangle are {0,0},{3,0}and{3,3} then find its orthocentre?
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 Originally Posted by PRERANA MITRA If Vertices of a triangle are {0,0},{3,0}and{3,3} then find its orthocentre?
The orthocenter of a triangle occurs at the point where the three altitudes of the triangle intersect. According to the vertices you have given for the triangle, the triangle is a right triangle. Therefore, the three altitudes intersect at (3,0). So the orthocenter is (3,0).

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