Pronunciation: /ˈstʊ.əɹtz ˈθɪər.əm/ Explain
relates the length of the sides of a triangle to a cevian of the triangle: b2m + c2n = a(d2 + mn)
, and c
are lengths of sides of the triangle and m
are the lengths of the segments into which a
is divided by the cevian.
- McAdams, David E.. All Math Words Dictionary, stewart's theorem. 2nd Classroom edition 20150108-4799968. pg 171. Life is a Story Problem LLC. January 8, 2015. Buy the book
Cite this article as:
McAdams, David E. Stewart's Theorem. 12/21/2018. All Math Words Encyclopedia. Life is a Story Problem LLC. http://www.allmathwords.org/en/s/stewartstheorem.html.
12/21/2018: Reviewed and corrected IPA pronunication. (McAdams, David E.)
5/5/2011: Initial version. (McAdams, David E.)