# SOLUTION: A certian triangle, the second side is one-third of the first side in length. The third side is 2 meter less than the first side. The perimeter of the triangle is 26 meters. Chang

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 Click here to see ALL problems on Triangles Question 175787: A certian triangle, the second side is one-third of the first side in length. The third side is 2 meter less than the first side. The perimeter of the triangle is 26 meters. Change from and algebriac equation to express the problem.Answer by jojo14344(1512)   (Show Source): You can put this solution on YOUR website! Let 1st side= 2nd side= 3rd side= Then, we know , working eqn , get LCD , cross multiply -------> --------> 1st side ---> 2nd side -----> 3rd side Check via working eqn: Thank you, Jojo