Algebra

posted by .

In triangle PQR shown, point S (not shown)is on QR between Q and R. Give one possible value for the length of PS ...Explain your reasoning..

Triangle PQR = 13"
PQ = 6"
QR = 2"
PR = 5"

I need help in figuring this out this triangle with an equation or expression...thank you

  • Algebra -

    The length of PS depends upon where S is located between Q and R. Draw the triangle. PS can have any length between PQ and PR. One possible value would be 5.5"

Respond to this Question

First Name
School Subject
Your Answer

Similar Questions

  1. Trig

    The lengths of segments PQ and PR are 8 inches and 5 inches, respectively, and they make a 60-degree angle at P. (a) Find the area of triangle PQR. (b) Find the length of the projection of segment PQ onto segment PR. (c) Find the length …
  2. Geometry

    Determine whether triangle PQR is congruent to triangle STU given the coordinates of the vertices. Explain your conclusion. coordinates of triangle PQR P(0,3) Q(0,-1) R(-2,-1) S(1,2) T(1,-2) U(-1,-2)
  3. math

    Use (Triangle) PQR with coordinates P(2, –1), Q(0, 5), and R(–2, 0). Which matrix expression can be used to translate (triangle)PQR 1 unit left and 3 units up?
  4. Trigonometry

    Triangle PQR has vertices P(0, 1), Q(0, -4), and R(2, 5). Find the coordinates of R' to the nearest hundredth after rotating triangle PQR counterclockwise about the origin 45º.
  5. Trigonometry

    Triangle PQR has vertices P(0, 1), Q(0, -4), and R(2, 5). Find the coordinates of R' to the nearest hundredth after rotating triangle PQR counterclockwise about the origin 45º.
  6. Trigonometry

    Triangle PQR has vertices P(0, 1), Q(0, -4), and R(2, 5). Find the coordinates of R' to the nearest hundredth after rotating triangle PQR counterclockwise about the origin 45º.
  7. sanket study centre

    In triangle ABC p,q,r such that they lie interior of triang ABC and AP=AR and all the three sides of triangle PQR are scalan if area of triangle PQR is 100 then find area of triangle ABC
  8. Geometry

    Given triangle PQR with m<P=(5x+10) degrees m<Q=(3x+18) degrees and m<R=(2x+32) degrees. Classify triangle PQR by side length and angle measure. Explain your answer
  9. math

    construct a triangle ABC similar to given triangle equilateral triangle PQR with side sum such that each of its sides is 6/7 of the corresponding angle PQR
  10. 8th Grade Pre-Algebra

    Triangle PQR is transformed to triangle P'Q'R'. Triangle PQR has vertices P(3, −6), Q(0, 9), and R(−3, 0). Triangle P'Q'R' has vertices P'(1, −2), Q'(0, 3), and R'(−1, 0). Plot triangles PQR and P'Q'R' on your own coordinate …

More Similar Questions