# Jane's garden is in the shape of a right triangle. One leg of the right triangle is longer than the other leg. The area of the garden is 63 square meters. What is the length of the longer leg?

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1. ## Math

Triangle L'M'N' is a dilation of triangle LMN. If the scale factor of the dilation is 1/5, which of the following statements is true? Triangle L'M'N' is a rotation of triangle LMN. Triangle L'M'N' is the same size as triangle LMN. Triangle L'M'N' is a

2. ## geometry

Find the value of x. Round the length to the nearest tenth. Diagram is not drawn to scale. A right triangle is drawn with right angle between a right vertical leg and lower horizontal leg. A dashed line is drawn horizontally from the top right vertex. The

3. ## Shapes

I know this seems like a somewhat silly question, but what shape is a pizza slice? I know most of us are going to say "triangle." Is it a triangle? Can a triangle have a curved line in it or do all lines have to be straight? I know we might say curvalinear

4. ## Math ASAP HELP

The following points are plotted on a coordinate plane:(-1,2),(-1,7), and (4,2). If the points are connected by straight lines, which shape will they form? A. an acute triangle***** B. a right triangle C. an obtuse triangle D. a quadrilateral Am i right??

5. ## geometry

Each base of an isosceles triangle measures 42 degrees, 30'. The base is 14.6 meters long. a. Find the length of a leg of the triangle b. Find the altitude of the triangle c. What is the area of the triangle?

6. ## Math

Each triangle is a 30-60-90 triangle, and the hypotenuse of one triangle is the longer leg of an adjacent triangle. The hypotenuse of the largest triangle is 8 centimeters. What is the number of centimeters in the length of the longer leg of the smallest

7. ## Math

Jeremy loves right triangles that have side length 1. In fact, he loves to combine them so that the hypotenuse of one becomes the leg of the next. If the longer leg of the first triangle is sqrt 11, what will be the hypotenuse of the 2014th triangle? I

8. ## math

I have 14 questions and I was wondering if someone could check my answers. This is a do or die situation. If I don't get an A, I may not get to graduate. I really appreciate you taking your time to double check theses for me. Thanks if you do. I know its a

9. ## Math

A toy manufacturer needs a piece of plastic in the shape of a right triangle with the longer leg 5cm more than the shorter leg and the hypotenuse 10 cm more than the shorter leg. How long should the sides of the triangles be?

10. ## math

if the measures of the angles of a triangle are represented by 2x, 3x-15, and 7x-15, the triangle is 1)an isosceles triangle 2)a right triangle 3)an acute triangle 4)an equiangular triangle

11. ## Geometry

One leg of a right triangle is 6 ft long. The hypotenuse is 12 ft long. What is the length of the second leg of the triangle? Round to the nearest tenth. a)10.4 ft b)9.6 ft c)6.9 ft d)13.5 ft*** I believe the answer is d, but can someone check it for me?

The longer leg of a right triangle is 3 ft longer than three times the shorter leg. The hypotenuse is 3 ft shorter than four times the shorter leg. Find the lengths of the three sides of the right triangle. (Please provide steps/explanation to solve this

13. ## Math HELP

#1 find the value of x if RS = 4(x-3)+6 and RT = 5(2x-6). x= 12 x= 6 x= 4*** x= 3 #2 which of the following statements are always true? Choose all that apply. If the circumcenter of a triangle lies on the triangle, then the triangle is a right triangle.

14. ## math

The shortest leg of a triangle is 2 inches shorter than the other leg. The hypotenuse of this triangle is 10 inches. What are the lengths of the two legs of this triangle?

15. ## Math

Triangle ABC has angles measuring 137°, 15°, and 28°. Classify the triangle by its angle measures. right triangle acute triangle obtuse triangle multiangular triangle I thinks it's c

16. ## Math

A triangle has 2 angles that measure 60 each. Which of the following best describes thiz triangle. A. Right isoseles triangle B. Equilateral triangle C. Obtuse isosceles triangle D. Acute scalene triangle

17. ## Algebra

The flower garden has the shape of a right triangle. 5ft of a perennial border forms the hypotenuse of the triangle, and one leg is 1ft longer than the other leg.Find the lengths of the legs.

18. ## math

The hypotenuse of a right triangle is 1 cm more than twice the shorter leg, and the longer leg is 9 cm less than three times the shorter leg. Find the lengths of the three sides of the triangle..

19. ## Algebra

The hypotenuse of a right triangle is 13 inches long. The shorter leg is 7 inches shorter than the longer leg. Find the side lengths of the triangle.

20. ## math

One leg of a right triangle is 3cm more than half the length of the other leg.the area of the triangle is 54cm^2. How long are each of the legs.

21. ## Trig

a. What is the length of the hypotenuse of triangle ABC? b. What is the length of the shorter leg of triangle ABC? c. What is the length of the longer leg of triangle ABC? angle A=60, angle B=30, angle C=90 the triangle has a height of 10

22. ## math

if the measures of the angles of a triangle are represented by 2x, 3x-15, and 7x+15, the triangle is 1)isosceles triangle 2)right triangle 3)acute triangle 4)equiangular triangle

23. ## trigonometry pls help

12. Vance is designing a garden in the shape of an isosceles triangle. The base of the garden is 36 feet long. The function models the height of the triangular garden. a. What is the height of the triangle when theta=45 degree? b. What is the height of the

1.Find the length of the hypotenuse of a right triangle with the legs of 9cm and 12cm A.8 B.21 C.15*** D.225 2.The length of a hypotenuse of a right triangle is 13cm. The length of one leg is 5cm. Find the length of the other leg. A.14*** B.144 C.8 D.12

25. ## geotrig

The hypotenuse of a right triangle is 6 more than the shorter leg. The longer leg is 3 more than the shorter leg. What is the measure of the shorter leg of the right triangle?

26. ## Math

Classify the triangle by its sides. Triangle has side lengths of 15, 15, and 20. Scalene Triangle. Isosceles Triangle. Equilateral Triangle. Right Triangle.

27. ## math

A garden has the shape of a right triangle with one leg 3 meters longer tha the other. The hypotenuse is 3 meters less than twice the lenght of the shorter leg.

28. ## trigonometry pls help

Vance is designing a garden in the shape of an isosceles triangle. The base of the garden is 36 feet long. The function y=18 tan theta models the height of the triangular garden. a. What is the height of the triangle when theta=45 degree? b. What is the

Jane's garden is in the shape of a right triangle. One leg of the right triangle is longer than the other leg. The area of the garden is 63 square meters. What is the length of the longer leg?

30. ## Math

Jane's garden is in the shape of a right triangle. One leg of the right triangle is longer than the other leg. The area of the garden is 63 square meters. What is the length of the longer leg?

31. ## Algebra

A lot is in the shape of a right triangle. The shorter leg measures 90 meters. The hypotenuse is 30 meters longer than the length of the longer leg. How long is the longer leg?

32. ## Math

A wire that weighs 9 ounces per meter is stretched from point D to point B. Another wire is stretched from point B to point A that weighs 8 ounces per meter. If you know the total weight of the two wires is 197 ounces, how far is it from point B to C? *On

33. ## Geometry

Right triangle ABC has one leg of length 12 in and a hypotenuse of length 13 inch. A) Determine the length of the other leg B) Determine the perimeter of the triangle. C)Determine the area of the triangle. Must show work as well as answers for each of the

34. ## Geometry

Which is the hypotenuse-leg theorem? A. If the hypotenuse and one leg of a right triangle are similar to the corresponding parts of another right triangle, then the triangles are congruent. B. If the hypotenuse is congruent to the corresponding part of

35. ## intermediate algebra

A right triangle has two legs and a hypotenuse. One leg of the triangle is 3 feet longer than the other leg. The hypotenuse is 15 feet. Find the length of each leg. I got 12 feet and the other leg is 9 feet Is this correct?

36. ## algebra

A garden has the shape of a right triangle with one leg 8 meters longer than the other. The hypotenuse is 8 meters less than twice the length of the shorter leg. What is the length of the shorter​ leg?

Please help out. Thank you. A right triangle has one leg on the x-axis. The vertex at the right end of that leg is at the point (3,0). The other vertex touches the graph os y=e^x. the entire triangle is to lie in the first quadrant. Find the maximum area

38. ## math

the perimeter of isosceles triangle is 70 d. of the length of a leg of the triangle is 5 dm less than twice the lenth of the base, find the lengths of the sides of the triangle.

39. ## Math

The length of the hypotenuse of a right triangle is 2m more than the longer leg. The longer leg is 7m longer than the shorter leg. Find the perimeter of the triangle. ( please explain as you go)

40. ## geometry

The hypotenuse of a right triangle is 25 cm long. One leg of the same triangle is 7 cm long. What is the length of the other leg? Explain how you found your answer.

41. ## Algebra

A solar collector and its stand are in the shape of a right triangle. The collector is 5.00 m long, the upright leg is 2.00 m long, and the base leg is 4.58 m long. Because of inefficiencies in the collector’s position, it needs to be lowered by 0.50 m

42. ## math

This question is suppose to be simple but i keep getting it wrong Triangle LMN has vertices L(1, 6), M(6, 3) and N(5, 7). What type of triangle is Triangle LMN? Select all that apply Scalene triangle Right triangle Isosceles triangle Equilateral triangle

43. ## Math

1.Find the length of the hypotenuse of a right triangle with the legs of 9cm and 12cm A.8 B.21 C.15*** D.225 2.The length of a hypotenuse of a right triangle is 13cm. The length of one leg is 5cm. Find the length of the other leg. A.14 B.144 C.8 D.12***

44. ## Math word problem

The hypotenuse of a right triangle is 22 m long. The length of one leg is 10 m less than the other. Find the lengths of the legs. I have so far let one leg be x the other leg will be x-10 x^2 +(x-10)^2=22^2 x^2+x^2-20x+100=484

45. ## algebra

Essay. show all work. A gardener wants to create a triangluar garden in the shape of a right triangle with shortest legth x-3y ft. and the middle length side x+6y ft. What ia an algebraic expression for the area of the garden? be sure to multiply this out

46. ## Math

the following points are plotted on a coordinate plane (-1.2), (-1.7) and (4.2) if the points are connected by a straight line with shape will they form? A: an acute triangle B: a right triangle C: an obtuse triangle D:a quadrilateral

47. ## Geometry

Find the value of x and y in a right triangle. The hypotenuse has a length of 12 and 6. Y is on the leg and x is in the inside of the triangle on the altitude.

48. ## MAT 150

A toy manufacture needs a piece of plastic in the shape of a right triangle with the longer leg 4 cm more than the shorter leg and the hypotenuse 8 cm more than the shorter leg how long should the sides of the triangle be

49. ## Algebra 2 Honors

Hi, I'd like some help with one of the questions on my math homework. It has to do with a right triangle. I'm not sure how to set it up or if I should use the pythagorean theorem. This is the question: Vista county is setting aside a large parcel of land

50. ## Geometry

Jackson is creating a water garden surrounded by a triangular patch of grass. If the pond will take up the space indicated by the circle, how many square feet of sod will he need to complete the garden (use 3.14 for and round your answer up to the next

51. ## math

Tania designed a logo in the shape of a triangle. The triangle has one angle that measures 95° and two sides that are the same length. Which best names the shape of the logo? A. equilateral triangle B. isosceles triangle C. scalene triangle D. right

52. ## Math

Right Triangle one leg is 400ft. long. The hypotenuse of the triangle is 200ft. longer than the other leg. What is the dimensions of this triangle?

53. ## math

i have trouble finding the answer to this and how to srt. there is a square and i havbe to find the area. HOweever inside the square is a triangle. the base of the triangle is 3 and the leg is 7. no height is given. plz help. Is this a right triangle? Is

54. ## Calculus

A right triangle has one leg on the x-axis. The vertex at the right end of that leg is at the point (3,0). The other vertex touches the graph os y=e^x. the entire triangle is to lie in the first quadrant. Find the maximum area of this triangle.Justify your

55. ## algebra

Please show solution to this problem. In triangle A, the longer leg is 6 more than the shorter leg and the hypotenuse is 6 more than the longer leg. Find the lengths of each side of this right triangle. Show all calculations. Short leg = _______ Long leg =

56. ## Algebra

Essay: Show all work. A gardner wants to create wants to create a triangle garden in the shape of a right triangle with skortesr length x-5yft. and the middle length side x+6yft. what is an algebraic expression for the area of the garden? Be sure to

57. ## Math

Skip to the ending for a summary of answers, Please correct me if I'm wrong as I want to make sure everyone who sees this gets 100%, 1: Find the length of the missing side of the right triangle. [ 1 Point ] [ A-Leg: 8 cm | B-Leg: 15 cm ] A. 289 cm. B. 17

58. ## Geometry

Simon and Jane have rectangular-shaped vegetable gardens. The width of Jane’s garden is double the width of Simon’s garden. The area of Jane’s garden is 4 times that of Simon’s garden. Which statement is true? Answer A. Jane’s garden has the same

59. ## Math

"One leg of a right triangle is 50.A line parallel to the other leg and at a distance of 20 from that leg cuts off a right trapezoid of area 320. What is the area of the original right triangle?"

60. ## math

One leg of a right triangle is 3cm more than half the length of the other leg.the area of the triangle is 54cm^2. How long are each of the legs.

61. ## Geometry

Can anybody help me with this word problem? A homeowner, who loves math, decides to make a garden/patio area in the following way. She decides to make the gardening area, where she will plant roses bushes in the shape of an equilateral triangle having a

62. ## Algebra

one leg of a triangle is 4. Another leg measures 7. If the perimeter of the triangle is 17. What is the length of the other side ?

63. ## Trig

Its a 30-60-90 triangle there's a line in the center that= 10 a. What is the length of the hypotenuse of triangle ABC? b. What is the length of the shorter leg of triangle ABC? c. What is the length of the longer leg of triangle ABC?

64. ## MATH!

how do you solve this plz show me how you do this 1. on her last three quizzes, jane scored 84, 96, and 88. what grade must she get on her next quiz to have an average of 90 for all four quizzes? 2. a square and a equilateral triangle have the same

65. ## gemoetry word question

can someone tell me the missing leg of the right triangle if 10 is the other leg and 26 is the hypotenuse its 16 "confused gurl" is indeed confused a^2 + 10^2 = 26^2 a^2 = 676-100 a^2=576 a=24 Your triangle is simply a multiple of one of the basic

66. ## algebra

The base of an isosceles triangle and one of its legs have lengths that have consecutive integers. The leg is longer than the base. The perimeter of the triangle is 20. Find the length of each side of the triangle. *Please help me- I am having a really bad

67. ## intermediate algebra

A right triangle has two legs and a hypotenuse. One leg of the triangle is 3 feet longer than the other leg. The hypotenuse is 15 feet. Find the length of each leg. I got 12 feet and the other leg is 9 feet Is this correct?

68. ## math

A carpebter is making a brace in the shape of a right triangle. The hyp. is 41 inches long. The longer leg will be 31 inches longer than the shorter leg. Write a quadriatic equation that models the situation.

69. ## math

Lucas is designing a flower garden in the shape of an isosceles right triangle. He has created a scale diagram. The lengths of the perpendicular sides in the scale diagram are 7 cm, and the hypotenuse of the real garden will be 3 m long. What is the area

70. ## Geometry

Can anyone explain the Corollaries to Theorem 7-3. (from the Pearson Geometry textbook) I understand the Theorem but not the Corollaries. The Theorem states "The altitude to the hypotenuse of a right triangle divides the triangle into two triangles that

71. ## Math

Jane grows several varieties of plants in a rectangular-shaped garden. She uses fencing to divide the garden into 16 squares that are each 1 m by 1 m. She also puts fencing around the perimeter of the garden. What should the dimensions of the garden be so

72. ## Math

Jane grows several varieties of plants in a rectangular-shaped garden. She uses fencing to divide the garden into 16 squares that are each 1 m by 1 m. She also puts fencing around the perimeter of the garden. What should the dimensions of the garden be so

73. ## Math

Triangle PQR is a 30-60-90 triangle with right angle Q and segment PQ as the longer leg. Find the possible coordinates of R if (2,6) and Q(2,-6).

Triangle PQR is a 30-60-90 triangle with right angle Q and segment PQ as the longer leg. Find the possible coordinates of R if P(2,6) and Q(2,-6).

75. ## Geometry

Okay, this is going to be confusing to describe, so please bear with me (have paper and pencil ready). There is a right triangle with an altitude of 12. The line of the altitude splits the base into two segments, x and x+7. One leg of the right triangle is

76. ## Algebra

The hypotenuse of a right triangle is 5cm long. One leg is 3cm longer than the other leg. Find the dimensions of the shorter leg. (give your answer in radical form)

77. ## Mathematics, Algebra

Right triangle A’s longer leg is 9 ft. less than 3 times the shorter leg’s length and has a perimeter of 90 ft. Right triangle B has the same area as right triangle A, but the longer leg of right triangle B is 12 longer than the shorter leg. Find the

78. ## Math

Finding missing measure of similar triangle . 1st triangle has leg AB 3cm leg bc 9cm hypotenuse ac ? 2nd triangle has Leg DE ? Hypotenuse EF 12cm and Leg DF is 10cm What is AC?What is DE

79. ## math

Tania designed a logo in the shape of a triangle. The triangle has one angle that measures 95° and two sides that are the same length. Which best names the shape of the logo? A. equilateral triangle B. isosceles triangle C. scalene triangle D. right

80. ## algebra

One more triangle question,please. In this triangle,the short leg is x and the longer leg is 1/2x + 11. If the hypotenuse is 2x + 1, what are the lengths of each side of this right triangle? Please show all calculations. Short leg = ______ Long leg =

81. ## math

The longer leg of a right triangle is 3 more than the shorter leg. The Hypotenuse is 6 more than the shorter leg. If the perimeter of the triangle is 36, find the length of each side of the right triangle. [ Only an algebraic solution will be accepted ]

82. ## math

Vista county is setting aside a large parcel of land to preserve it as open space. the county has hired Meghan's surveying firm to survey the parcel which is in the shape of a right triangle. the longer leg of the triangle measures 5 miles less than the

83. ## Math

The longer leg of a triangle is one foot less than twice the shorter leg. The hypotenuse is 17 feet long. Find the area of the triangle.

84. ## Algebraic Geometry

A 33 kilometer bicycle race course is designed in the shape of a triangle. The first leg of the race is 5 km shorter than the second, and the third leg is twice the first. Find the distance of each leg of the race.

85. ## geometry

leg xy of the right triangle is twice as long as leg yz. if the area of the triangle is 36cm to the second power what is the length icm of xy?

86. ## Math

The ratio of a triangle's sides is 4:3:6. If the length of the hypotenuse is 1/4, what is the value of the length of the short leg of the triangle subtracted from the length of the long leg of the triangle? Help please?

87. ## math

One leg of a right triangle is one less than twice the other. The area of the triangle is 18 square feet. What is the length of the 3rd side of the triangle? Solve by factoring. A= 1/2 (b)(h) 18= 1/2 (x)(2x-1)

88. ## Geometry

I need help in this problem: A 14-foot ladder is leaning against a house so that its top touches the top of the wall. the bottom of the ladder is 8 feet away from the wall. which of these can be used to find the height of the wall? A. in a right triangle

89. ## math plz check ;-; sorry

A triangle has sides of lengths 5 cm, 5 cm, and square root 47cm. Which of the following statements is true? A. The triangle is an obtuse triangle because (√47)^2>5^2+5^2 B. The triangle is an acute triangle because 5^2

90. ## math plz check ;-;

A triangle has sides of lengths 5 cm, 5 cm, and square root 47cm. Which of the following statements is true? A. The triangle is an obtuse triangle because (√47)^2>5^2+5^2 B. The triangle is an acute triangle because 5^2

91. ## Geometry

The top of a valentine candy box is in the shape of an equilateral triangle if the altitude of the triangle is 8cm what is the perimeter of the triangle

92. ## 8th Grade pre Algebra : HELP!

I usually don't post questions on here but Hell, I mind as well go for it. I was sick and now I'm behind, confused, and failing so any help is much appreciated. 3. Which number is equal to 5^3? A. 15 B. 100 C. 125 D. 150 4. What is the squaee root of 25/64

93. ## Math

A room is in the shape of a right triangle. The hypotenuse is 8 meters longer than the short leg and the long leg is 4 meters longer than the short leg. Find the length of each side. (ok, now how can it be done if I change each side to cm and km, then ft

94. ## math plz help ;-;

A triangle has sides of lengths 5 cm, 5 cm, and square root 47cm. Which of the following statements is true? A. The triangle is an obtuse triangle because (√47)^2>5^2+5^2 B. The triangle is an acute triangle because 5^2

95. ## math

Lucas is designing a flower garden in the shape of an isosceles right triangle. He has created a scale diagram. The lengths of the perpendicular sides in the scale diagram are 7 cm, and the hypotenuse of the real garden will be 3 m long. What is the area

96. ## math

Jeremy loves right triangles that have side length 1. In fact, he loves to combine them so that the hypotenuse of one becomes the leg of the next. He does this over and over to create beautiful pictures like this: ASY FAILED If the longer leg of the first

97. ## MATH

1.Find the length of the hypotenuse of a right triangle with the legs of 9cm and 12cm A.8 B.21 C.15*** D.225 2.The length of a hypotenuse of a right triangle is 13cm. The length of one leg is 5cm. Find the length of the other leg. A.14 B.144 C.8 D.12***

98. ## MATH MS.SUE HELP PLEASE!

Could somebody help me I don't understand any of this. Could someone show me or tell me how to work the problems? 1. Find the length of the hypotenuse of a right triangle with the legs of 9cm and 12cm A.8 B.21 C.15 D.225 2.The length of a hypotenuse of a

99. ## Math

A ramp is built in the shape of a right triangle. The hypotenuse of the ramp is 17 feet and the length of one leg is 8 ft. What is the length of the other leg? 13 ft 12 ft 14 ft 16 ft 15 ft

100. ## Math

In a diagram of an 2 isosceles triangles, where ABC is a big triangle and a ADE, is just inside the top portion of ABC. Isosceles triangle ABC is similar to a isosceles triangle ADE what is the length of DE, which is the base part of a isosceles triangle