Posted by **Katrina** on Sunday, September 24, 2006 at 2:52pm.

can we sketch a triangle with 1:2:3 side-length ratio????

Intuitively, no. Think about the angles of the triangle.

If the sum of two sides is equal to the length of the last side, then the "triangle" is a straight line.

But the question is, when i draw it with compass, it becomes a triangle- -!!!

I don't think you are doing it right. ONe side 3, the sum of the other two is 3 also. No way a triangle.

A necklace is 60 centimeters long and the beads on the necklace are 50 millimeters apart. How many beads are on the necklace?

## Answer This Question

## Related Questions

- Algebra II - Two sides of a triangle are equal in length. The length of the ...
- Algebra - The perimeter of an equilateral triangle is 7 in. more than the ...
- math - Two similar figures have sides in the ratio of 2:3. If a side of the ...
- Math - How do I figure out this question? Is there a formula I need? For which ...
- Math - Two equilateral triangles are sitting side-by-side. The length of one ...
- geometry - The perimeter of a triangle is equal to 12 inches. The length of the ...
- Math - two sides of a triangle are equal. The third side is 3 less than the sum ...
- algebra - A triangle has a perimeter of 161 miles. The length of each of the two...
- Geomentry - What is the converse of the theorem statement: If a line parallel to...
- algebra - As isosceles triangle has two sides of equal length. If the third side...

More Related Questions