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Math Photo: Shadows and Triangles


The sun sometimes turns rectangles into triangles.  A nice Sunday morning image.

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  1. December 13, 2010 at 7:50 pm

    Interesting… The two triangles and the gate can form a pyramid of some sort. I wonder how the graph of the area of the triangular pyramid as the sun moves from sunrise to sunset and back. Would there be a break in the graph?

  2. Ahmed Gouda
    December 14, 2010 at 5:04 pm

    The Crack in the sidewalk and the wall can make two similar triangles, or if you imagine it to be a plane a similar Triangular pyramid. This feels like an average “rate at which the volume changes if…” question.

  3. May 28, 2011 at 10:56 pm

    Excelent optical view! El sol refleja la sombra en forma de triangulos formada por los hierros.
    So good!! 😀
    Att:
    Chemical E! STUDENT!!

  1. December 25, 2010 at 9:11 am
  2. December 29, 2011 at 9:16 am

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