# Desargues Action!!!

- Author:
- Tim Brzezinski

The following applet illustrates one conditional statement of

**Desargues's Theorem.**Study the dynamics of this applet carefully. How would you describe what you see? Try putting it into words.Wikipedia also provides a

**detailed description**of this fascinating theorem. This applet illustrates one conditional statement from this theorem (which is actually a biconditional.) This applet shows that if**two triangles****are in perspective centrally**, then**they are in perspective linearly.****The yellow point you see initially see is called the center of perspectivity.****The line that contains the resulting purple segment you see is called the axis of perspectivity.**