One side of a triangle is x inches longer than another side. The ray bisecting the angle formed by these sides divides the opposite side into 3-inch and 5-inch segments. Find the perimeter of the triangle in terms of x. ( triangle angle bisector theorem)
Let y be the small length.
Answer is x+ 2, correct?????????!
Geometry - DirtyFeet, Sunday, January 22, 2012 at 8:54pm
That is correct in terms of x!
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