Category - Geometry

Basic Concepts in Geometry

In this article, we will explore some basic concepts of geometry. In order to study geometry, we should know what geometry actually means. Geometry is derived from the Greek word Geometron, where ‘Geo’ means...

Pythagorean Theorem

The Pythagorean Theorem is a commonly used geometric theorem that states that the sum of the square of the legs of a right triangle is equal to the hypotenuse of the right triangle. Back in 490 BCE, a Greek...

Heron’s Formula

Introduction If you know the lengths of all of the sides of any triangle, you can find the area of that triangle. You do not need to know any angle measures at all, just the side lengths. The formula to find the area of...