# Geometry

Can a triangle have sides with lengths 7, 13, and 9?

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1. Is the longest side less than the sum of the other two sides ?

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posted by Reiny
2. no?

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posted by Lydia
3. 7+9 > 13 so it should be fine.

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posted by Damon
4. so the answer is yes?

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posted by Lydia
5. yes

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posted by Damon
6. thanks so much!! You are too cool!

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posted by Lydia

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