**Prove: The medians of a triangle are
concurrent.**

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a GSP 4.0 sketch to manipulate.**

Given triangle ABC, show that medians AE, BF and CD are concurrent.

Since F is the midpoint of AC, AF = FC and

Similarly,

Thus,

By the converse of Ceva's theorem, medians AE, BF and CD are concurrent. The point where these medians intersect is known as the centroid.