19 October 2020

Detection of perpendicular lines in GeoGebra Discovery

In this new update of GeoGebra Discovery you can discover perpendicularities in a given planar figure. I decided to add this feature as soon as possible to support secondary school experiments, including the discovery of Thales' circle theorem.

Now… (you may need to click OK first on the applet below…)
  1. Click on the Discover tool.
  2. Select a point, say \(D\).
  3. The list of found properties should be shown in a popup window.
This new version has been released today.

A further example

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Zoltán Kovács
Linzer Zentrum für Mathematik Didaktik
Johannes Kepler Universität
Altenberger Strasse 54
A-4040 Linz