# two angles in a triangle measure degreeand 38. the longest side is 24cm longer than the shortest side. write to explain how you would determine the length of the shortest side. can i use sin law or the cosine law.pls

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1. ## math

two angles in a triangle measure degreeand 38. the longest side is 24cm longer than the shortest side. write to explain how you would determine the length of the shortest side. can i use sin law or the cosine law.pls. explain..

asked by geekgirl95 on July 11, 2011
2. ## Math

two angles ina triangle measure 24 degrees and 38 degrees. the longest side is 24cm long than the shortest side. how long is the shortest side?

asked by Jess J on April 20, 2011
3. ## Math

Two triangles are similar. The measure of the shortest side of the first triangle is 12 and the measure of the shortest side of the second triangle is 5. If the longest side of the first triangle measures 15, what is the measure of the longest side of the

asked by S on January 3, 2010
4. ## 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.

asked by Roland Lewis Santos on September 12, 2011
5. ## Math(geometry)

I need to know how to find the meausure of a triangle using vertical angles, and also how to measure a triangle using linear pairs... Oh, I hope I'm not too late with an answer for you... To measure a triangle using linear pairs, you have to use the

asked by Dani on October 2, 2006
6. ## Math

Can someone explain how to use AAS to create a congruent triangle using this "Measure two angles and a side of the triangle not connected to those angles." So I already have two angles one is 25 and the other is 30. Can someone help now I already know one

asked by Ember Lovet on December 10, 2017
7. ## Trigonometry

When you have a triangle that is not a right triangle, and let's say you are using the Law of Cosines to determine an angle measure, what side do you use in place of c in the Pythagorean Theorem portion of the Law? For example, if you have a triangle with

asked by Anonymous on November 26, 2019
8. ## 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

asked by Mark lester on August 23, 2019
9. ## 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.

asked by Raina on July 25, 2015
10. ## 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.

asked by Lily on October 3, 2010
11. ## Geometry

The sides of a triangle measure 9 , 15 , and 18 . If the shortest side of a similar triangle measures 6 , find the length of the longest side of this triangle . a . 5 b . 10 c. 12 d . 15

asked by Chyna on February 28, 2012
12. ## algebra 1

The perimeter of a triangle is 62 cm. If the second side is twice as long as the first side, and the third side is 12 cm longer than the second side, what is the length of the longest side of the triangle?

asked by veronica on April 21, 2011
13. ## Maths

The longest side of a triangle measures 267m if two angles are 37 and 48 find the shortest side of the triangle

asked by Israel on May 11, 2016
14. ## Math

I am Having a little trouble on The Vanishing Point Quiz... so here are my answers A triangle has angle measures 23 and 35. What is the measure of the third angle? A. 32 B. 90 C. 122 D. 180 What is the measure of ACD A. 30 B. 63 C. 147 D. 150 Which lists

asked by B on September 13, 2019
15. ## algebra

The perimeter of a triangle is 57in. The longest side is 13in. longer than the medium side, and the medium side is 7 in. more than the shortest side. find the length of each side of the triangle. The length of the longest side is ___in, the length of the

asked by Ernie on December 1, 2014
16. ## math

according to the triangle inequality, the length of the longest side of a triangle bust be less than the sum of the lengths of the other two sides. the two shortest sides of a triangle measure 3/10 and x + 1/5 and the longest measures 3/2x. write an

asked by j on January 15, 2016
17. ## algebra

The flag of a country contains an isosceles triangle.​ (Recall that an isosceles triangle contains two angles with the same​ measure.) If the measure of the third angle of the triangle is 45​° more than three times nbsp the measure of either of the

asked by alexia on October 22, 2019
18. ## Trig

An isosceles triangle has a height of 12.5 m (measured from the unequal side) and two equal angles that measure 55°. Determine the area of the triangle. Split in half the triangle is a right triangle, so it's three angles are 90%, 55% and 70%. I'm still

asked by R on January 10, 2017
19. ## Math

Note: Enter your answer and show all the steps that you use to solve this problem in the space provided. The figure shows two right trapezoids. Trapezoid A B C D has right angles at B and C. Angle B is adjacent to the shorter parallel side. Angle C is

asked by mouse ears on January 16, 2019
20. ## Geometry

Hi, I'm in Honors Geometry and I need a little help on this portfolio project. I know how to make the triangles but I'm not sure how to answer the questions. SSS: Cut three pieces of string. Make each piece of string the length of one of the sides of the

asked by Student on December 9, 2019
21. ## algebra

angles of a triangle The second angle of a garden triangle is four times as large as the first. the third angle is 45 degrees less than the sum of the other two angles. find the measure of each angle. 15 x 4=60 x 3 = 180 side a=15 side b = 60 sIDE C = 3

asked by Jillian on August 24, 2014
22. ## 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.

asked by Sammi on May 30, 2011
23. ## algibra1

One side of the triangle is twice as long as the second side. The remaining side is 4cm greater than the second side. The perimeter of the triangle is 24cm.Find the length of each side of the triangle.

asked by michael on September 15, 2014
24. ## algebra

Two angles of a triangle have the same measure. The measure of the third angle is 4° less than twice the measure of each of the equal angles. Given that the sum of the three angles of a triangle is always 180°, find each of the three angles.

asked by Anonymous on September 25, 2017
25. ## Maths

A triangle has side 9cm 12cm 18cm the longest side of a similar triangle measure 12cm what are the length of other side

asked by Vicky on November 9, 2017
26. ## algebra 2

the perimeter of a triangle is 49 centimeters. find the lenghts of its sides, if the longest side is 9 centimeters longer than the shorter side, and the remaining side is 4 centimeters longer than the shorter side.

asked by takeidra on November 3, 2011
27. ## 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.

asked by LaTasha on May 29, 2016
28. ## Geometry help?

I'm not sure what to do on these questions. The measure of the vertex angle of an isosceles triangle is 26. Find the measure of each base angle If the measures of the three angles of a triangle are x,2x-20, and 3x-10, then what is this type of triangle?

asked by Kase on August 2, 2006
29. ## Math

Determine the number of triangles that could be drawn with the given measure. Then, find the measures of the other angles and the other side in each possible triangle. Round side lengths to the nearest tenth of a unit and angle measure to the nearest tenth

asked by Han on June 10, 2014
30. ## pre calc

the longest side of a triangle is 34 feet. the measures of two angles of the triangle are 40 and 65 degrees. find the lengths of the other two sides using law of sines and cosines

asked by g on April 28, 2011
31. ## Algebra

The backyard of a house is in the shape of a triangle. The longest side is 4 ft shorter than twice the shortest side. The third side is 4 ft less than the longest side. If the perimeter of the yard is 162 ft, what are the lengths of the sides?

asked by Jamie on February 9, 2012
32. ## 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

asked by Aubrey on March 2, 2011
33. ## math

The perimeter of a scalene triangle is 14.5 cm. The longest side is twice that of the shortest side. Which equation can be used to find the side lengths if the longest side measures 6.2 cm?

asked by name on February 7, 2019
34. ## ALGEBRA II

the perimeter of a triangle is 51 centimeters, the longest side is 1 centimeter less than the sum of the other two sides. twice the shortest is 11 centimeters less than the longest side. find the lengths of each side of the triangle.

asked by TRACI on August 28, 2011
35. ## Math

Determine the number of triangles that could be drawn with the given measure. Then, find the measures of the other angles and the other side in each possible triangle. Round side lengths to the nearest tenth of a unit and angle measure to the nearest tenth

asked by Han on June 9, 2014
36. ## Math

One side of a triangle is half the longest side. The third side is 7 less than the longest side. The perimeter is 53 feet. Find the three sides

asked by Grace on February 12, 2015
37. ## math

One side of triangle is one-third the longest side. The third side is 13 feet less than the longest side. The perimeter is 106. Find all three sides.

asked by angie on September 17, 2014
38. ## math

the perimeter of a triangle is 79.75 inches. the second side of the triangle is half as big as the first side. the third side is 7.25 in greater than the first side what is the length of the longest side of the triangle?

asked by chris on April 3, 2013
39. ## algebra.

problems about angles: Hi. I needed help on some problems for the math section that we are doing in class. I am trying out some problems in my math book, but they prove quite difficult. 1. In a certain parallelogram, if the measure of one angle is 30

asked by jason on November 15, 2007
40. ## 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.

asked by Jasmann on November 11, 2017
41. ## 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?

asked by dickson on June 5, 2016

The measure of one of the equal angles in an isosceles triangle is twice the measure of the remaining angle. Determine the exact radian measures of the three angles in the triangle.

asked by Anonymous on October 26, 2009

I have two questions two forest fire towers, A and B are 20.3km apart. From tower A, the bearing of tower B is 70 degrees. The ranger in each tower observes a fire and radios the bearing from the tower. the bearing from tower A is 25 degrees and from tower

asked by Billy Bob on May 22, 2012
44. ## 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

asked by Lexi on February 1, 2012
45. ## MATH

two sides of a triangle measure 8 and 15. how many integer values can be assigned to the third side so that all the angles in the triangle are acute.

asked by Diana on January 28, 2011
46. ## geometry

Two sides of a triangle measure 8 and 15. How many integer values can be assigned to the third side so that all the angles in the triangle are acute?

asked by samuel on April 18, 2011
47. ## construct a triangle

How can I construct a triangle ABC with vertices A(-4,2), B(4,3), C(1,-3). what are the angles in order from least measure to greatest measure Since you will have to use trigonometry to find the angles, surely you must know how to plot points. take the

asked by Sam on August 8, 2007
48. ## math

1. What is the correct classification for the triangle shown below? A triangle has two angles measuring 68 degrees and 22 degrees. (1 point) acute, scalene acute, isosceles --- right, scalene obtuse, scalene 2. What is the value of x in the triangle? A

asked by Unknown on March 1, 2018
49. ## 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.

asked by Jess on May 4, 2010
50. ## 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.

asked by ken on October 28, 2010
51. ## Math

I need help... I don't need the answer just how I would figure this out. Identify the hypotenuse of the triangle by giving its letter. It is a triangle with the left and bottom lines of the triangle as a right angle. The longest line of the triangle is the

asked by Jewels on November 7, 2010
52. ## Math

A triangle has side lengths of 15 inches and 30 inches. It also has angles that measure 45° and 20°. Which of the following identifies the possible third side length and third angle of the triangle?

asked by Anonymous on February 17, 2016
53. ## math

Herman is making a small triangular table. If two of the sides will measure about 25 inches each, how many inches should the longest side (c) measure? Use the appropriate formula and round your answer to the nearest tenth. I don't know how to do this cuz

asked by Andrew on November 16, 2010
54. ## Geometry

a four sided garden plot has an irregular shape. the second side is 12 feet longer than the first. the third side is 24 feet longer than the second. the fourth side is 36 feet longer than the third. if the perimeter of the plot measures 136 feet, what is

asked by Jerry on June 11, 2014
55. ## 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.

asked by Juanita on March 7, 2017
56. ## math

the perimeter of a triangle is 54 centimeters. the longest side is 6 centimeters less than the sum of the other two sides. Twice the shortest side is 10 centimeters less than the longest side. Find the lengths of each side of the tirangle

asked by Toni on January 20, 2012
57. ## Intermediate Algebra

The perimeter of a triangle is 48 centimeters. The longest side is 2 centimeters less than the longest side. Find the lengths of each side of the triangle.

asked by M on February 14, 2012
58. ## Algebra

Please I need some help for this problem below please show the full solution thanks:Two angles of a triangle have the same measure and the third one is 51 degrees greater than the measure of each of the other two. Find the measure of the LARGEST angle in

asked by Arie on January 27, 2016
59. ## geometry

in a triangle the middle length side is 3 more than the shortest side, and the longest side is double the middle lenght side the perimeter of the triangle is 45cm find the lenghts of the side

asked by Anonymous on February 15, 2011
60. ## Algebra

Hi I need help with this problem full solution only please: Two angles of a triangle have the same measure and the third one is 9 degrees greater than the measure of each of the other two. Find the measure of the LARGEST angle in the triangle.

asked by Seymour on January 27, 2016
61. ## math

The lengths of the sides of a triangle are 4in.,14 in., and 16 in.If the longest side of a similar triangle measures 40 in., what is the length of the shortest side of this new triangle?

asked by Anonymous on November 9, 2010
62. ## Math - Geometry

Two right triangles are touching at the tips. The left triangle has the 90 degree angle to the bottom left, and 33 degrees on the bottom right. Based on this info, the other angle is 57 degrees. The right triangle has the right angle given, but it is on

asked by Nikki on December 1, 2007
63. ## scc

One side of a triangle is half the longest side. The third side is 10 meters less than the longest side. The perimeter is 45 meters. Find all three sides

asked by Jen on October 29, 2010
64. ## algebra

One side of a triangle is half the longest side. The third side is 9 meters less than the longest side. The perimeter is 61 meters. Find all three sides.

asked by Jessica on February 21, 2012
65. ## Math

∆ABC has the points A(1, 7), B(-2, 2), and C(4, 2) as its vertices. The measure of the longest side of ∆ABC is units. ∆ABC is triangle. If ∆ABD is formed with the point D(1, 2) as its third vertex, then ∆ABD is triangle. The length of side AD is

asked by Lola on June 17, 2016
66. ## math

in a triangle, the measure of the first angle is twice the measure of the second.the measure of a third triangle is 64 degrees more than athe measure of the second angle. Use the facts that the sum of the measures of the three angles of a triangle is 180

asked by brittany on March 13, 2013
67. ## Geometry

A triangle has side lengths 3in, 4in, and 6in. The longest side of a similar triangle is 15in. What is the length of the shortest side of the similar triangle?

asked by Ronnie on September 8, 2013
68. ## 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

asked by Sophia on January 16, 2019
69. ## 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?

asked by Alexa on January 24, 2012
70. ## Math

If the measures of the angles in a triangle are in the ration 3:4:5, the measure of the exterior angle of the triangle can not be a) 120D b)165D c)105D d)135D b 165 With the triangle ratio of 3:4:5 the equation can be made: 3x + 4x + 5x = 180 x = 15 The

asked by James on February 23, 2007
71. ## Algebra

Two angles of a triangle have the same measure and the third one is 51 degrees greater than the measure of each of the other two. Find the measure of the LARGEST angle in the triangle.

asked by Seymour on January 27, 2016
72. ## math

Two angles of a triangle have the same measure and the third one is 15 degrees greater than the measure of each of the other two. Find the measure of the LARGEST angle in the triangle.

asked by cindy55 on February 1, 2009
73. ## Algebra

Two angles of a triangle have the same measure and the third one is 9 degrees greater than the measure of each of the other two. Find the measure of the LARGEST angle in the triangle.

asked by Seymour on January 27, 2016
74. ## geometry

A triangle has side lengths of 3in, 4in, and 6in. The longest side of a similar triangle is 15 in. What is the length of the shortest side of the similar triangle?

asked by Anonymous on February 8, 2011
75. ## geometry

find the value of x in each triangle: triangle x has 1 angle at 53 degree for value x i got: 63.5 degree is that correct? Classify each triangle. 7. The measures of 2 angles are : 45 degree and 45 degree i got: acute 8. the measures of 2 angles are 15

asked by marko on March 21, 2012
76. ## geometry

find the value of x in each triangle: triangle x has 1 angle at 53 degree for value x i got: 63.5 degree is that correct? Classify each triangle. 7. The measures of 2 angles are : 45 degree and 45 degree i got: acute 8. the measures of 2 angles are 15

asked by marko on March 21, 2012
77. ## 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

asked by Help on March 2, 2011
78. ## 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

asked by maria on January 28, 2017
79. ## Math HELPP!!

Eric Drew and up to's triangle. Which of the following could be true for Eric's triangle. A: all three angles have equal measures B: possible angle measures of the triangle are 92, 48, and 40•• C: two of the angles are equal, and the third angle has a

asked by Jojo on February 16, 2016
80. ## ALGEBRA

The perimeter of a triangle is 52 centimeters. The longest is 2 centimeters less than the sum of the other 2 sides. Twice the shortest side is 13 centimeters less than the longest side. Find the lengths of each side of the triangle. What are the lengths of

81. ## Algebra

The perimeter of a triangle is 52 centimeters. The longest is 2 centimeters less than the sum of the other 2 sides. Twice the shortest side is 13 centimeters less than the longest side. Find the lengths of each side of the triangle. What are the lengths of

asked by CRT angel on March 24, 2012
82. ## Algebra

Determine the measure of each exterior angle. The triangle looks like an upside down A with one line running longer at the point. The inside angles are A- 50 and in the next corner 75. In the bottom of the A-letter I need to solve for C and A and the extra

asked by NA on March 4, 2016
83. ## geometery

Can you solve this problem: Identify the letter of the choice that best completes the statment or answer the question. Note: Since there is no symbol on the keyboard for the right angle sign I will use the greater than sign(

asked by Corynn on March 4, 2007
84. ## 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

asked by Licinia on November 21, 2015
85. ## math

The sum of the measures of the angles of any triangle is 180 degrees. In triangle abc, angles a and b have the same measure, while the measure of angle c is 78 degrees larger than each of a and b. What are the measures of the three angles? angle a is

asked by Kelly on September 7, 2012
86. ## math

An isosceles, obtuse triangle has one angle with a degree measure that is 50% larger than the measure of a right angle. What is the measure, in degrees, of one of the two smallest angles in the triangle? Express your answer as a decimal to the nearest

asked by G on March 23, 2015
87. ## Geometry

A triangle has two congruent angles and an exterior angle with measure 100. Find two possible sets of measures for the angles of the triangle.

asked by Timm on March 17, 2011
88. ## Math

The sides of a triangle are 6cm, 7cm, and 10cm. Find the length of the longest side of a similar triangle whose shortest side is 12cm

asked by Agnes Cuba on August 25, 2014
89. ## math

The lengths of the sides of a triangle are 13, 14 and 15 units. Find the shortest side of a similar triangle whose longest side is 21.

asked by Ana on July 9, 2015
90. ## Maths

An isosceles triangle has two equal side of length xcm each and a third side of 9cm. If it's perimeter is 24cm what is the van of x?

asked by Emmanuel Hudson on April 18, 2019
91. ## geometry

How do you determine whether each pair of figures is similar and justify your answer? triangle PQR, side PR is 3 and angles P and R are both 60 degrees, triangle GHI, side GH is 7 and angles G and H are both 60 degrees.

asked by Stacy on December 10, 2009
92. ## 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

asked by Nina on April 21, 2016
93. ## algebra 1 b

The sides of a triangle have measures of x, x, and y, and the perimeter of the triangle is 46. The measure y is 4 centimeters longer than the measure x. Write the solution for this as an ordered pair.

asked by Daniel on October 26, 2010
94. ## math - trig/pythagoras

A piece of flat pastry is cut in the shape of a right-angled triangle. The longest side is 6b cm and the shortest is 2b cm a) Find the length of the third side. b) Prove that the area of the triangle is equal to 4√2b^2 cm^2.

asked by anonymous on January 15, 2018
95. ## geometry

I am studying for my GRE exam into grad school and it's been a very long time since I've done geometry. I have a problem to which I need to solve for the area of a triangle but I do not have the base. I do have all angles but I cannot remember how to

asked by Kaytee on July 10, 2006
96. ## pre algebra

the measure of the angles of triangle RST are the ratio 2:3:5. find the measure of each angle, and classify the triangle as acute, right or straight

asked by lavena on June 20, 2010
97. ## Algebra

A geodesic dome is composed of two different types of triangular panels. One of these is an isosceles triangle. In one geodesic dome, the measure of the third angle is 70.5 degrees more than the measure of either of the two equal angles. Find the measure

asked by Jane on September 15, 2017
98. ## Algebra

The perimeter of an equilateral triangle is 7 in. more than the perimeter of a square. The side of the triangle is 5 in. longer than the side of the square. Find the length of each side of the triangle. (Note: An equilateral triangle has all sides equal)

asked by Jodi on August 16, 2007
99. ## math

One interior angle of a triangle has a measure that is equal to the sum of the measures of the other two angles of the triangle. What is the measure of the smallest exterior angle of the triangle in degrees?

asked by G on March 11, 2015
100. ## geometry

the side of a triangle are 7,16,18. find the longest side of a similar triangle whose shortest side is 7.5.

asked by Meagan on February 11, 2016