# geometry

posted by
**Lexi**
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Two sides of a triangle have lengths 8 and 17. Which inequalities represent the possible lengths for the third side, x?

a) 9 < x < 25

b) 9 < x < 17

c) 9 < x < 8

d) 8 < x < 17

posted by
**Lexi**
.

Two sides of a triangle have lengths 8 and 17. Which inequalities represent the possible lengths for the third side, x?

a) 9 < x < 25

b) 9 < x < 17

c) 9 < x < 8

d) 8 < x < 17