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 Question 400694: Could someone please help me identify the hypotenuse of the triangle by giving its letter and explaining why it is the correct choice. the sides are labeled q,r,p Click here to see answer by sofiyac(695)

 Question 400748: the ratio of the side length of a triangle is 2:4:5, and the perimeter is 55cm. What is the length of the shortest side Click here to see answer by Alan3354(31518)

 Question 400804: A triangle with the right angle at C and a = 6, b = 3, determine the value of Click here to see answer by Alan3354(31518)

 Question 400838: what type of triangle and have angle lengths of 6, 8, and 10? Click here to see answer by rfer(12730)
 Question 400838: what type of triangle and have angle lengths of 6, 8, and 10? Click here to see answer by richard1234(5390)

 Question 400899: If the hypotenuse of a right triangle is 20, and one of the legs is 15, what is the missing side? Click here to see answer by ankor@dixie-net.com(15746)

 Question 401072: An equilatertal triangle is inscribed in a circle of radius 10cm. Find: (a)the area of the triangle (b)the area shaded Click here to see answer by Alan3354(31518)

 Question 401078: an equilateral is inscribed in a circle of radius 10 cm. Find the equilateral's area. Click here to see answer by Alan3354(31518)

 Question 401186: An equilateral is inscribed in a circle of radius 10cm. Find the area of the equilateral. Click here to see answer by edjones(7569)

 Question 401151: an equilateral triangle has an area of 36 sqrt of 3 inches. what is the length of one side. Click here to see answer by edjones(7569)

 Question 401360: Find the perimeter and area of a right triangle if the shortest side is 2.5 m. and the longest side is 6.5 m. Include correct units with each part of your solution. Click here to see answer by richard1234(5390)

 Question 401653: The length of the hypotenuse of a right-angled triangle is 17 cm. The base of the triangle is 7 cm more than the height. Find the height of the triangle. I looked at the answer from the answers book it said height = 8cm, then I worked out this is because of pythagoras' theorem. However I don't know how with the information given you would put this in a quadratic equation and work it out, for the question I need to show working out which I am confused of because I don't know the steps of working out, please help. Click here to see answer by richard1234(5390)

 Question 401669: The area of a right-angled triangle is 48cm(squared). The base of the triangle is 4cm more than the height. Find the base and height of the triangle. I get confused with this question I know the answers from answer book and trial and error. I try to form into an quadratic equation like : h(h+4)=48cm(squared) but get confused plz help. Click here to see answer by edjones(7569)
 Question 401669: The area of a right-angled triangle is 48cm(squared). The base of the triangle is 4cm more than the height. Find the base and height of the triangle. I get confused with this question I know the answers from answer book and trial and error. I try to form into an quadratic equation like : h(h+4)=48cm(squared) but get confused plz help. Click here to see answer by Earlsdon(6294)

 Question 401907: Using the information given in the following statement, find the measures of angles A, B, and C for △ABC. Here's the information: m∠B = 3m∠A, m∠C = 2 m∠A + m∠B (by the way....this is COMPLETELY retarded. 2nd yr in college, final Math class Click here to see answer by scott8148(6628)

 Question 402140: PLEASE HURRY!!!! If you have a triangle with the sides lengths of 9 and 12, what is the third side length if you want the triangle to be~ obtuse: acute: Click here to see answer by Alan3354(31518)

 Question 402285: Classify the triangle with sides of 6 inches, 8 inches, and 3 inches Click here to see answer by sofiyac(695)
 Question 402285: Classify the triangle with sides of 6 inches, 8 inches, and 3 inches Click here to see answer by Edwin McCravy(8999)

 Question 402341: i need help solving a isosceles triangle theorem proof can you show me one. Click here to see answer by sofiyac(695)

 Question 402302: If AC = 20 centimeters, and BC = 16 centimeters, which does AB equal? Click here to see answer by richard1234(5390)

 Question 402593: How many (distinct) triangles could be formed that have integer side lenghts and a perimeter of 29? Please show the work to help me with my other problems, please and thank you! Click here to see answer by edjones(7569)

 Question 402663: My directions: The measure of the angles of a triangle are in the ratio 5:6:9:. What is the measure of each angle? I missed the lesson so I am confused at where to begin. Click here to see answer by mananth(12270)

 Question 402724: what is the area of a triangle? sides= 4,6 and angle=80 Click here to see answer by Alan3354(31518)

 Question 402800: I am not understanding this problem. Could someone please help me and understand and show work? A gardner wants to create a triangular garden in the shape of a right triangle with shortest side length x-4y ft and the middle length side x+6y ft. What is an algebraic expression for the area of the garden? Be sure to mulitiply this out and express in simplest correct mathematical form, including units. Click here to see answer by ptaylor(2052)

 Question 402974: How do I find the area of an isosceles triangle whose leg lengths are 8, but the base is unknown ? In advance, thank you. Click here to see answer by stanbon(57967)
 Question 402974: How do I find the area of an isosceles triangle whose leg lengths are 8, but the base is unknown ? In advance, thank you. Click here to see answer by jim_thompson5910(28715)

 Question 402662: How do you find the value of x in a triangle when give two other angles. Such as 70Degrees and 25Degrees, X Degrees. I would try, but I missed the lesson and am confused and don't know where to begin. Click here to see answer by scott8148(6628)

 Question 403088: The sides of a triangle are in the ratio 5: 2: 4. The longest side of the triangle is 15 cm. Find its shortest side. Find its perimeter. Click here to see answer by rvquartz(19)

 Question 403175: Could the sides of a triangle have lengths 12, 13, and 25?? Click here to see answer by richard1234(5390)

 Question 403168: Area of a triangle A = .18 b = x h = x solve? .18 = 1/2 x (x) x (x) Click here to see answer by sofiyac(695)

 Question 403265: find the height of a scalene triangle a=30ft squared and base is 12 ft. I need the formula to teach. I haven't done this in sooo long I have forgot Click here to see answer by stanbon(57967)

 Question 403259: Which of the following os closest to the area of the shaded region? the figure is not drawn to scale. Use 3.14. The sides of the right triangle are given. (6cm, 10cm ,8cm) The radius of the circle is 2cm Click here to see answer by Alan3354(31518)

 Question 403226: Find the area of a right-angled triangle whose two legs are 7m and 8m. Click here to see answer by checkley79(3056)

 Question 403414: Two sides of a triangle are 20 feet and 15 feet. Tell whether each length can or cannot be the third side of the triangle. a. 29 ft b. 3 ft c. 5 ft d. 37 ft How do you find the possible length of the third side? Click here to see answer by scott8148(6628)

 Question 403486: how do i do homework here is my question...my problem is to solve it and the problem is...sue's half sandwich is 5 inches on one side,3 inches on the another,and 4 inches on the third side.what kind of triangle is it? Click here to see answer by Nada(11)

 Question 403496: how do i find shaded region between the circle and the triangle of (-8,6)and (8,6) and (10,0) Click here to see answer by Alan3354(31518)

 Question 403490: How do i find the area of shaded region between the circle of triangle of (-8,6) and (8,6) and (10,0) Click here to see answer by Alan3354(31518)

 Question 403585: How do you determine what type of triangle it is based off of only it's side lengths? For example: Side lengths are 16, 48, and 50. Is this a right triangle? Click here to see answer by Alan3354(31518)
 Question 403585: How do you determine what type of triangle it is based off of only it's side lengths? For example: Side lengths are 16, 48, and 50. Is this a right triangle? Click here to see answer by stanbon(57967)

 Question 403824: if the length of one leg of an isosceles right triangle measures 10inches, what is the length of the hypotenuse Click here to see answer by Alan3354(31518)

 Question 403830: The shorter leg of a 30°- 60°- 90° right triangle is 7.5 inches. How long is the longer leg and the hypotenuse? Click here to see answer by Alan3354(31518)

 Question 403949: How many right triangles might have a hypotenuse that measures 4x+5 in inches? And legs that measure 3x+13 inches and x inches? What are the dimensions of the triangle? Click here to see answer by solver91311(17077)

 Question 403920: What is the area of a triangle 31/4ft and 2ft do I multiply 4x3+1=12 so that will be 13 over 4 and 2 over 1 then finish working out the problem. Click here to see answer by rfer(12730)