"The triangle ABC is divided into 2 right triangles I and II. ABC is seen to be equal to 1/2 of the…

"The child sees triangle ACB = triangle ADB, and that I + II = CA - DB; and so he sees that the area…

"Fig. 3 shows triangle I = triangle II, III = IV, and so triangle ABC = 1/2 of rectangle ABDE. The fact…