Difference between revisions of "ClosestPoint Command"

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:Returns a point on [[Geometric Objects#Paths|path]] ''P'' which is the closest to point ''A''.
 
:Returns a point on [[Geometric Objects#Paths|path]] ''P'' which is the closest to point ''A''.
 
{{Note| For [[Functions]], this command will return the point vertically in line rather than the nearest point}}
 
{{Note| For [[Functions]], this command will return the point vertically in line rather than the nearest point}}
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{{Note|1=From GeoGebra 5, these syntaxes will work as well: ClosestPoint[ <Region>, <Point> ], ClosestPoint[ <Line>, <Line> ]}}
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Revision as of 20:53, 27 July 2012



ClosestPoint[Path P, Point A]
Returns a point on path P which is the closest to point A.
Note: For Functions, this command will return the point vertically in line rather than the nearest point
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