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September 22, 2014

September 22, 2014

Posted by **Anonymous** on Sunday, May 10, 2009 at 6:50pm.

a. 8

b. 7

c. 6

d. 5

Would the correct answer be d. 5?

And how do you go about answering this type of question? I just guessed; I figured it was the smallest number.. and 8 was too long to be a side.

- Geometry -
**bobpursley**, Sunday, May 10, 2009 at 7:30pmYou did it correctly. you look at the other two sides, they have to be greater than the side given. If a is a side, then b+c must be greater than a.

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