# the shortest side on a isosceles triangle is 2x-3 inches long. the two longer sides are 6 inches longer than the shortest side.the perimeter of the triangle is 33 inches. what is the length of each of the longer sides

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1. ## geometry

the perimeter of a triangle is 59 inches. the longest side is 11 inches longer than the medium side, and the medium side is 3 inches more than the shortest side. Find the length of each side.

2. ## GEOMETRY

The sides of a triangle are 8,15 and 18 the shortest side of a similar triangle is 10 how long are the other sides? Find the scale factor of similar triangles whose sides are 4,12,20 and 5,15,25 Assume that traingle xyz is similar to triangle rpn with

3. ## geometry

An angle bisector of a triangle divides the opposite side of the triangle into segments 6 cm and 5 cm long. A second side of the triangle is 6.9 cm long. Find the longest and shortest possible lengths of the third side of the triangle. Round answers to the

Determine whether you can construct many, one, or no triangle(s) with the given description. a) a triangle with angle measures of 50°, 70°, and 100° no b) a triangle with one angle measure of 60° and one 4-centimeter side no c) a scalene triangle with

5. ## algebra

This isosceles triangle has two sides of equal length, a, that are longer than the length of the base, b. The perimeter of the triangle is 15.7 centimeters. The equation 2a + b = 15.7 can be used to find the side lengths. If one of the longer sides is 6.3

6. ## Geometry

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)

7. ## math

List the sides of triangle ΔMNP in ascending order (shortest to longest) if: m∠M = 64°, m∠N = 48°, for this one i am not sure if your supposed to find the third angle and or the third side can you guys explain and show me the answer i got 132

8. ## Math

the short side of an isosceles triangle is 16cm long increasing each side length by 24cm doubles the perimeter. how long are the other sides of the original triangle?

9. ## geometry

The perimeter of right triangle RST is equal to the perimeter of isosceles triangle XYZ. The lengths of the legs of the right triangle are 6 and 8. If the length of each side of the isosceles triangle is an integer. what is the greatest possible length for

10. ## Algebra II

The sides of a triangle are in the ratio 5:12:13. Describe the length of the shortest side if the perimeter is not more than 120 inches.

11. ## Algebra

A triangle has a perimeter of 32 inches. The medium side is 7 more than the short side, and the longest side is3 times the length of the shortest side. Find the shortest side.

12. ## Math

The shortest side of a right angled triangle is 7cm less than the second shortest side. The sum of the squares of these two sides is equal to 289cm^2. The perimeter of the triangle in cm is? I don't get how to do this, I think Im meant to use a quadratic

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the shortest side on a isosceles triangle is 2x-3 inches long. the two longer sides are 6 inches longer than the shortest side.the perimeter of the triangle is 33 inches. what is the length of each of the longer sides of the triangle

14. ## Math

The shortest side of an isosceles triangle is (2x - 3), in inches, in the triangle below. The two longer sides are each (2x + 3). The perimeter of the triangle is 33 inches. What is the value of ‘x’?

15. ## math

The sides of a triangle are in the extended ratio 2 6 7. If the perimeter of the triangle is 45 inches, then what is the length of the shortest side? A. 2 inches B. 3 inches C. 6 inches*** D. 12 inches The measures of the angle of a triangle are in the

16. ## Math

The hypotenuse (side C) of a triangle is 13 inches long. Which of the following pairs of measurements could be correct for the lengths of the other two sides of the triangle? (Note: N + 82 =C2) A. 2.5 inches,4 inches B. 2.5 inches, 6 inches C.5inches,

17. ## math

The longest side of a triangle is six more units that the shortest side. The third side is twice the length of the shortest side. If the perimeter of the triangle is 25 units, write and solve an equation to find the length of all three sides of the

18. ## college math

1). Sum of three numbers is 45. One number is five more than the second number.It is also twice the third.Find the numbers. 2).Perimeter of quadrilateral is 52in. Longest side is is three times as long as the shortest side. The other two sides are equally

19. ## Math

One side of a triangular banner is 1 ½ times longer than the second side and 2 cm shorter than the third side. The perimeter of the triangle is 98 cm. How long is the shortest side?

20. ## isosceles triangle

An isosceles triangle is a triangle that has two equal sides. Find AB, BC and AC. Determine if the triangle is isoseles or not based on the lengths of the three sides. can someone show me how to solve?please The triangle is isosceles if AB = BC, or BC =

21. ## perimeter

a pennant is shaped like an isosceles triangle.the short side is 14in.long and is half the length of each longer side.find the perimeter

22. ## math

A triangle as a perimeter of 53 cm. The shortest side of the triangle is 2 cm more than 1/3 of the longest side and the other side is 5 cm less than the longer side. Find the dimensions.

23. ## Algebra 1

The perimeter of a triangle is 20 inches. The longest side is 4 inches longer than the shortest side, and the shortest side is three -fourths the length of the middle side. Find the length of each side of the triangle

24. ## math

An isosceles triangle has a base 9.6 units long. If the congruent side lengths have measures to the first decimal place, what is the shortest possible length of the sides?

25. ## math

A triangle has a perimeter of 39 inches. If two sides are of equal length and the third side is 3 inches longer than either of the other two, how long is the longest side?

26. ## Algebra

the perimeter of a triangle is 56 inches. the longest side measures 4 inches less than the sum of the other two sides. three times the shortest side is 4 inches more than the longest side. find the lengths of the three sides

One side of an isosceles triangle is 15 cm shorter than the other 2 sides. The perimeter is 120 cm. How long are the sides of the triangle?

28. ## Geometry

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.

29. ## math

One side of triangle is 4cm longer than the shortest side and 2cm shorter than the longest side. The perimeter is 38cm. Find the dimension of the triangle

30. ## geometry

The sides of a triangle are 8,15 and 18 the shortest side of a similar triangle is 10 how long are the other sides? Find the scale factor of similar triangles whose sides are 4,12,20 and 5,15,25 Assume that traingle xyz is similar to triangle rpn with

31. ## math

The lengths of the sides of a triangle are 3, 5, and 7 inches. How many inches long is the shortest side of a similar triangle that has a perimeter of 75 inches

32. ## geometry

An isosceles triangle has a base of 9.8 units long. If the congruent side lengths have measures to the first decimal place, what is the shortest possible length of the sides.

33. ## Math

On the left triangle, the shorter side is labeled 4 inches and the longer side is labeled 10 inches. On the right triangle, the shorter side is labeled x inches and the longer side is labeled 20 inches. The two triangles above are similar. Find the value

34. ## algabra 2

One side of a triangle is 4 cm longer than the shortest side and 2 cm shorter than the longest side. The perimeter is 38 cm. Find the dimensions of the triangle.

35. ## algebra

As isosceles triangle has two sides of equal length. If the third side of an isosceles triangle is five inches longer than one of the equal sides, and the perimeter is 26 inches, find the length of each side.

36. ## Geometry

The lengths of the sides of a triangle are 3,5, and 7 inches. How many inches long is the shortest side of a similar triangle that has a perimeter of 75 inches? F.10 G.12 H.14 H.15 k.22

37. ## Math

the 3 sides of a triangle have lengths of (x+7) inches, (5x+6) inches, and (5x-3) inches. What is the length of the shortest side if the perimeter of the triangle is 43 inches

38. ## math

the short side of an isosceles triangle is 16cm long. by increasing each side length by 24 cm doubles the perimeter.how long are the other sides of the original triangle? ..

39. ## Algebra

A triangle has a perimeter of 32 inches. The medium side is 7 more than the short side, and the longest side is 3 times the length of the shortest side. Find the shortest side. 32=s+m+l m=s+7 l=3s 32=s+m+l 32=s+s+7+3s 32=5s+7 -7 -7 25/5s=5s/5s 5=s

40. ## Algebra

The first side of a triangle is 3 inches shorter than the second side, and 2 inches longer than the third side. How long is each side, if the triangle has a perimeter of 28 inches?

41. ## Algebra II

The longer side of a triangle is 3 times the shorter side. The third side is 4 inches longer than the shorter. How long is the short side if the perimeter is more than 39 inches?

42. ## geometry

if the lengths of the sides of one triangle are 2 inches 5 inches and 7 inches respectively in the shortest leg of a similar triangle is 4 inches what is the perimeter of the second triangle in inches?

43. ## Math: PreCal: Triangles

An isosceles triangle is inscribed in a circle. The shortest side is the base which is 16 cm long. If the radius of the circle is 10 cm, what is the length of side "a"?

44. ## math

One side of triangle is 5 more than 2 times the shortest side. The third side is 23 feet more than the shortest side. The perimeter is 72. Find all three sides.

45. ## algebra

an isosceles triangle is one in which two sides are the same length. The perimeter of an isosceles triangle is 36cm if the length of the congruent sides is 4 times the length of the third side, find the dimentions of the triangle

46. ## math

The shortest side of an isosceles triangle is labeled, in inches, in the triangle below. The two longer sides are 6 inches longer than the shortest side. The perimeter of the triangle is 33 inches. Picture shows an isosceles triangle with 2x-3 under it

47. ## Math

The perimeter of an isosceles triangle is four times the length of the shortest side. The longer sides are 4.5 feet longer than the shortest side. What is the length of each side of the triangle?

48. ## Math

The two shortest sides of a right triangle are 10 inches and 24 inches long. What is the length of the shortest side of a similar right triangle whose two longest sides are 36 inches and 39 inches? I don't know how to do this one. I'm lost

49. ## Algebra

The perimeter of a triangle is 126 inches. The longest side is 7 inches longer than the shortest side. The shortest side is 2 inches less than remaining side. Find the length of the shortest side.

50. ## algebra

A triangle has a perimeter of 112 centimeters, each of the two longer sides of the triangle is three times as long as the shortest side. Find the length of each side of the triangle

51. ## geometry easy

The sides of a triangle are 8,15 and 18 the shortest side of a similar triangle is 10 how long are the other sides? Find the scale factor of similar triangles whose sides are 4,12,20 and 5,15,25 Assume that traingle xyz is similar to triangle rpn with

52. ## math

sam wants to enlarge a triangle with side 3, 6 and 6 inches, if the shortest side of the new triangke is 13 inchwes how long will the long will the other two sides be

53. ## algebra

The perimeter of a triangle is 45 centimeters. Find the lengths of its sides, if the longest side is 7 centimeters longer than the shortest side, and the remaining side is 2 centimeters longer than the shortest side.

54. ## Math

The two shortest sides of a right triangle are 10 in and 24 in long. What is the legnth if the shortest side of a similar triangle whose two longest sides are 36 in and 39 in?

55. ## Algebra

A triangle has a perimeter of 47 inches. The medium side is 5 more than the short side, and the longest side is 4 times the length of the shortest side. Find the shortest side.

56. ## Math intermediate algebra

The perimeter of a triangle is 33 inches. The sum of the length of the longest side and twice the length of the shortest side is 31 inches. Twice the length of the longest side minus the sum of the lengths of the other sides is 12 inches. Find the lengths

57. ## Math

Each equal side of an isosceles triangle is 3 1/2 inches longer than the base. The perimeter of the triangle is 2 feet. Find the length of its base.

58. ## geometry

an isosceles triangle has a perimeter of 136 inches. If one of its equal sides measures 42 inches, what is the measure of the non-equal side?

59. ## math

the perimeter of an isosceles triangle is 30 inches. the legs are 1/3 as long as the base. set up an equation to find each side length of the triangle.

60. ## Math

Mr Shen wished to enter the orange kite competition with an innovative kite of his own design. He did tests that showed an irregular quadrilateral design was best. The longest side (A) was twice the length of the shortest side (C). Side B was one and

61. ## mathematics

The perimeter of an isosceles triangle is at least 56 inches. The base is twice the length of one of the sides of equal measurement of the isosceles triangle. What is the least possible value of the base of the triangle?

62. ## Algebra

One side of a triangle is 3 inches shorter than twice the length of the shortest side. The third side is 5 inches longer than the shortest side. If the perimeter is 110 inches, find the lengths of all three sides. So what are all the three sides?

63. ## Algebra

Define variables, write an equation and solve. The perimeter of a scalene triangle is 75 inches. The middle side is 6 inches longer than the shortest side. The longest side is 15 inches less than twice the middle side. Find the length of all three sides.

64. ## algebra

a triangle has a perimeter of 126 centimeters, each of the 2 longer sides of the triangle is three times as long as the shortest side. Find the length of each side of the triangle.

65. ## algebra

A triangle has a perimeter of 56 centimeters. Each of the two longer sides of the triangle is three times as long as the shortest side. Find the length of each side of the triangle

66. ## geometry triangles

The sides of a triangle are 8,15 and 18 the shortest side of a similar triangle is 10 how long are the other sides? Find the scale factor of similar triangles whose sides are 4,12,20 and 5,15,25 Assume that traingle xyz is similar to triangle rpn with

67. ## math

If a pentagon has five sides. Two sides are three times the length of the shortest side. Two sides are five inches longer than the shortest side. Write and simplify an expression for the perimeter of the pentagon.

68. ## algebra

the second side of a triangle is 6 inches longer than the first side. the third side is 2 inches shorter than the double the first side. the total perimeter of the triangle is 24 inches. find the lengths of all three sides of the triangle

69. ## Math

If all of the following triangles have the same perimeter, which has the greater area? a) a right triangle with legs of equal lengths b) an equilateral triangle, c) An obtuse triangle d) a triangle whose sides are all different lengths e)an isosceles

70. ## Math

the shortest side of a right triangle is 16 miles long. the difference between the length of the other two sides is 4 miles. find the missing sides. What is the longer leg? what is the hypotenuse?

71. ## Math

2 sides of a triangle are consecutive odd integers. The third side is twice as long as the shortest side. The perimeter is 22. Find the length of the shortest side. I guessed A+b+c=22 and that's as far as I got

72. ## algebra

the perimeter of a triangle is 205. one side is 10 longer than the shortest side. the third side is 5 less than twice the shortest side.how long is each side

73. ## Math

Each of the equal sides of an isosceles triangle is 7 cm longer than the other side. The perimeter is 89 cm. What is the length of each of the sides of the triangle?

74. ## Algebra

one side of a triangle is 3 inches shorter than twice the length of the shorest side. the third side is 5 inches longer than the shorest side. if the perimeter is 110 inches, find the lengths of all three sides

75. ## Algebra - Math

The medium side of a triangle is 9 more than 1/2 the shortest side,and the longest side is 4 times the shortest side. If the perimeter is 31 in. Find the lengths of the sides of the triangle

76. ## pre- algebra

The perimeter of a triangle is 24 cm. One side is 2 cm longer than the shortest side. The longest side is 2 cm less than twice the length of the shortest side. Find the length of each side of the triangle.- write equation and solve.

77. ## Coll Algebra

perimeter of a triangle is 30 cm. two sides of the triangle are twice as long as the shortest side how long is the shortest side

78. ## math

I really need help with this question asap: One side of an isosceles triangle is 15 cm shorter than the other 2 sides. The perimeter is 120 cm. How long are the sides of the triangle? pls help!

79. ## math

The base of a triangle is 11. The other two sides are integers and one of the sides is twice as long as the other. What is the shortest possible length of a side of the triangle?

80. ## math

Jenifers flower bed is in the shape of a right angle triangle. The shortest side is one/forth of the second shortest side. if the area is 18sqaured what are the lengths of all three sides? I NEED A ANSWER ASAP! PLEASE I NEED ALL THREE SIDES. NOT 2.. :p

81. ## Algebra I

The two equal sides of an isosceles triangle are 11 feet longer than the third side. The perimeter of this triangle is 56 feet. What is the length of the third (nonequal) side?

82. ## Alegbra 1

The two equal sides of an isosceles triangle are 11 feet longer than the third side. The perimeter of this triangle is 56 feet. What is the length of the third (nonequal) side

83. ## math

The first side of a triangle is 3 inches shorter than the second side, and 2 inches longer than the third side. How long is each side, if the triangle has a perimeter of 28 inches?

84. ## algebra,

This isosceles triangle has two sides of equal length, a, that are longer than the length of the base, b. The perimeter of the triangle is 15.7 centimeters. The equation 2a + b = 15.7 can be used to find the side lengths. If one of the longer sides is 6.3

85. ## math 1

This isosceles triangle has two sides of equal length, a, that are longer than the length of the base, b. The perimeter of the triangle is 15.7 centimeters. The equation 2a + b = 15.7 can be used to find the side lengths. If one of the longer sides is 6.3

86. ## Math

One side of the triangle is 2cm longer than the second side. The third is 3/5 as long as the first side. If the perimeter of the triangle is 24cm, Find the lengths of the three sides.

87. ## Geometry

Reiny, according to this problem(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),

88. ## Math (Geometry)

The perimeter of right triangle ABC is equal to the perimeter of isosceles triangle DEF. The lengths of the legs of the right triangle are 6 and 8. If the length of each side of the isosceles triangle is an integer, what is the greatest possible length for

89. ## Geometry

An isosceles trapezoid has a perimeter of 42 inches. Each of the congruent nonparallel sides is 5 inches long and the trapezoid is 3 inches tall. How long are the two parallel sides? A. 10 in, 22 in B. 16 in, 16 in C. 10 in, 16 in D. 12 in, 20 in * I

90. ## Algebra

The longest side is 2 inches longer than the middle side. The shortest side is 14 inches shorter than the middle side. If the perimeter of the piece is 60 inches, what is the length of each side?

91. ## Geometry

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)

92. ## algebra

Two sides of a triangle have equal length. The third side is seven inches shorter. How long are the three sides if the perimeter is 23 inches?

93. ## math

Jenifers flower bed is in the shape of a right angle triangle. The shortest side is one/forth of the second shortest side. if the area is 18sqaured what are the lengths of all three sides? I NEED A ANSWER ASAP! PLEASE

94. ## zmath

Jenifers flower bed is in the shape of a right angle triangle. The shortest side is one/forth of the second shortest side. if the area is 18sqaured what are the lengths of all three sides? I NEED A ANSWER ASAP! PLEASE

95. ## math

Jenifers flower bed is in the shape of a right angle triangle. The shortest side is one/forth of the second shortest side. if the area is 18sqaured what are the lengths of all three sides? I NEED A ANSWER ASAP! PLEASE

96. ## math

Jenifers flower bed is in the shape of a right angle triangle. The shortest side is one/forth of the second shortest side. if the area is 18sqaured what are the lengths of ALL THREE SIDES? I NEED A ANSWER ASAP! PLEASE

97. ## math

in a isosceles triangle if two equal sides are 3.5 meter each.how long is third side?

98. ## math

A pipe is 42 inches long. It is to be cut into three pieces such that the longest is four times as long as the shortest and the middle-size piece is six inches longer than the shortest. How long is the middle-sized piece?

99. ## geometry

The perimeter of a triangle is equal to 12 inches. The length of the longest side is equal to the sum of the other two sides minus 2. If you add 2 to the shortest side, it will equal the longest side. Find the side lengths.

100. ## geometry

Two sides of a triangle are equal. The third side is 5 inches longer than the one with equal sides. What is the length of the equal sides if the perimeter is 32 inches?