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Segment that connects the midpoints of 2 sides of the triangle.Every triangle has 3

Midsegment

1

A segment, ray, line, or plane that is perpendicular to a segment at its midpoint.

Perpendicular bisector

2

The point of concurrency of 3 PERPENDICULAR BISECTORS of a triangle

Circumcenter

3

The point of concurrency of the 3 ANGLE BISECTORS of a triangle. ALWAYS LIES INSIDE THE TRIANGLE

Incenter

4

Segment from a vertex to the midpoint of the opposite side.

Median

5

The medians of a triangle that are concurrent in which their point of concurrency is inside the triangle.

Centroid

6

The perpendicular segment from a vertex to the opposite side or to the line that contains the opposite side

Altitude

7

The point at which the lines containing the three altitudes of a triangle intersect

Orthocenter

8

Where is the orthocenter located at in an acute triangle?

Inside