# Triangle Equalizers

@article{Kodokostas2010TriangleE, title={Triangle Equalizers}, author={D. Kodokostas}, journal={Mathematics Magazine}, year={2010}, volume={83}, pages={141 - 146} }

Summary A triangle equalizer is a line bisecting both its area and perimeter. We provide a detailed account of equalizer locations, showing that there exist triangles with exactly one, two, or three equalizers, but no more. Triangles with exactly two equalizers are quite rare: Their smallest angle is less or equal to a particular angle of approximately 49 degrees, and the angle next in size is the unique root of a trigonometric equation in a specific interval depending on the smallest angle.

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