# if you add 10% to each side of a triangle what is the % of gain

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1. ## geometry

if you add 10% to each side of a triangle what is the % of gain

asked by terry on May 18, 2014
2. ## MATH!

To get from his high school to his home, Jamal travels 5.0 miles east and then 4.0 miles north. When Shelia goes to her home from the same high school she travels 8.0 miles east and 2.0 miles south. What is the measure of the shortest distance, to the

asked by megan on May 6, 2007
3. ## Geomentry

What is the converse of the theorem statement: If a line parallel to one side of a triangle intersects the other two sides, then it divides the two sides proportionally. If two sides of a triangle are divided in the same proportion, then the line

asked by Mack on April 3, 2007
4. ## Math

Which of the triangles described in the table is a right triangle. Table Triangle Q, Side 1=25 Side 2=10 Side 3=15. Triangle R, Side 1=26 Side 2=20 Side 3=46. Triangle S, Side 1=25 Side 2=20 Side 3=1,025. Triangle T, Side 1=25 Side 2=26 Side 3=650. A. Q B.

asked by Cami on November 6, 2015
5. ## Math help!

Which of the triangles described in the table is a right triangle. Table Triangle Q, Side 1=25 Side 2=10 Side 3=15. Triangle R, Side 1=26 Side 2=20 Side 3=46. Triangle S, Side 1=25 Side 2=20 Side 3=1,025. Triangle T, Side 1=25 Side 2=26 Side 3=650. A. Q B.

asked by Anonymous on October 30, 2014
6. ## 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
7. ## math

How do i find the perimeter of a triangle with variables? one side is 2(q^2 - 3q), the second side is q + 10 and the third side is q^2. how do i add all of these sides

asked by learner on February 10, 2015
8. ## 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
9. ## algerbra 1

what is the answer to 5x-16=14-5x Just giving you the answer is not what this forum is about. We'd be defeating the purpose of you assignment by doing that. Try to work the variables to one side, say the lefthand side, and the numbers to the other side.

asked by olivia on September 27, 2006
10. ## 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
11. ## 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

Four balances are shown where the two sides of each contain exactly the same amount of weight. The first balance has 4 squares, 1 triangle and 1 ball on the left side, right side has 2 diamonds. The second balance has 1 triangle and 1 square on the left

asked by Heaven on May 31, 2016
13. ## Math

Four balances are shown where the two sides of each contain exactly the same amount of weight. The first balance has 4 squares, 1 triangle and 1 ball on the left side, right side has 2 diamonds. The second balance has 1 triangle and 1 square on the left

asked by Heaven on May 31, 2016
14. ## 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

asked by Anonymous on August 8, 2012
15. ## 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
16. ## pre-algebra

The perimeter of a triangle is 195 mm.If the lengths of the sides are consecutive odd integers,find the length of each side. what steps do i need to do in order to get the answre? Perimeter= L + L+2 + L+4 solve for L. That is the short side. THen add two

asked by JoJo on January 27, 2007
17. ## Math, Ms. Sue Help asap plss

Can the numbers 24, 32, and 40 be the lengths of three sides of a triangle? Why or why not My answer: Yes it can. Because the 3 lengths satisfy the triangle inequality theorem. The triangle inequality theorem states that the third side of a triangle must

asked by I'm the girl in the corner on March 14, 2018
18. ## Math

How could Jason solve for T in this equation? T - 8 = 40 A) add 8 to the left side B) add 8 to the left side and subtract 8 from the right side C) add 8 to each side D) divide each side by 8

asked by David on November 12, 2016
19. ## 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
20. ## 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

asked by tony on October 22, 2014
21. ## Geometry

In a triangle with integer side lengths, one side is three times as long as a second side, and the length of the third side is 15. What is the greatest possible perimeter of the triangle?

asked by itrixie on August 15, 2014
22. ## MATH

can we sketch a triangle with 1:2:3 side-length ratio???? Intuitively, no. Think about the angles of the triangle. If the sum of two sides is equal to the length of the last side, then the "triangle" is a straight line. But the question is, when i draw it

asked by Katrina on September 24, 2006
23. ## 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
24. ## math

The perimeter of a triangle is 26 c,. Side a of the triangle is 3 cm longer than side b. Side c is 1 cm shorter than twice side b. Find the length of each side.

asked by sara on February 4, 2010

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

26. ## Math

1. Find the value of X. In the inside of the triangle, there are 5 angles, angle A, Angle B, angle C, angle D, and Angle E. There is a midsegment with 3x on one side of the midsegment and 48 on the inside of segment CD. There are also two 30's on each side

asked by Tim on February 1, 2016
27. ## Math

Two equilateral triangles are sitting side-by-side. The length of one side of Triangle A is 5 ft. The sides of Triangle B are 3 times as long as those of Triangle A. How long is the length of one side of Triangle B?

asked by Patricia on January 29, 2015
28. ## Math

The side of a square is 10 meters longer than the side of an equilateral triangle. The perimeter of the sqaure is 3 times the perimeter of the triangle. Find the length of each side of the triangle.

asked by Pat on October 28, 2010
29. ## 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
30. ## 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
31. ## Geometry

find the lengths of the sides of a triangle whose perimeter is 37. The measure of the first side of the triangle is 8 less than the second side, and the second side is twice the length of the third side

asked by Zach on February 10, 2011
32. ## Math

The first side of a triangle is 7cm shorter than twice the length of the second side.The third side is 4cm longer than the first side. The perimeter is 80cm. Calculate the length of each side of this triangle.

asked by Cath on March 25, 2018
33. ## math

An art class is making a mural for their school which has a triangle drawn in the middle. The length of the bottom of the triangle is ( y + 4)Another side is 3 less than 2 times the length of the bottom of the triangle. The last side is 2 more than the

asked by Hermione on February 13, 2019
34. ## math

An art class is making a mural for their school which has a triangle drawn in the middle. The length of the bottom of the triangle is x. Another side is 10 more than four times the length of the bottom of the triangle. The last side is 3 more than the

asked by Anonymous on October 23, 2016
35. ## 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
36. ## Math

1. Find the length of the missing side of the right triangle (A triangle is shown to have a base of 15 cm and a height of 8 cm. The slope of it is unmarked A. 289 cm B. 17 cm *** C. 23 cm D. 4.79 cm 2. Find the length of the missing side of the right

asked by Neru on April 3, 2019
37. ## 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.

asked by Barbara on September 26, 2014
38. ## 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

asked by Barbara on December 11, 2014

In triangle ABC, D bisects side BC, G bisects side AB, and the points E and F trisect side AC. What is the area of the shaded polygon, if the area of ABC is 108? I tryed to find the area of triangles on the side and I figured that if you put a line from

asked by Lily on December 7, 2013
40. ## Math

In triangle ABC, D bisects side BC, G bisects side AB, and the points E and F trisect side AC. What is the area of the shaded polygon, if the area of ABC is 108? I tryed to find the area of triangles on the side and I figured that if you put a line from

asked by Lily on December 7, 2013
41. ## Math

In triangle ABC, D bisects side BC, G bisects side AB, and the points E and F trisect side AC. What is the area of the shaded polygon, if the area of ABC is 108? I tryed to find the area of triangles on the side and I figured that if you put a line from

asked by Lily on December 7, 2013
42. ## 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

asked by barbara on September 10, 2014
43. ## 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

asked by liz on July 14, 2007
44. ## 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)

asked by Anonymous on January 10, 2012
45. ## IRSC

the sum of the lengths of any two sides of a triangle must be greater than the third side. If a triangle has one side that 17 inches and a second side that is 1 inch less than twice the thrid side, what are the possible lengths for the second and third

asked by Angela on September 11, 2011
46. ## 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
47. ## 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
48. ## Math

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

asked by idk on May 14, 2019
49. ## math

each side of equilateral triangle is 5 cm shorter than the side of square. the sum of the perimeters of the two figures is 251 cm. how long is each side of the triangle? solution pls.

asked by Seohyun on January 13, 2015
50. ## 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
51. ## Math

1) Each side of a triangle is a different length. One side is 6, one side is more than 6, and one side is less than 6. The perimeter of the triangle could not be... a.13 b.18 c.22 d.24 2)Which of the following could not be the measures of two of the three

asked by Bell on July 29, 2015
52. ## calculus

The base of a triangle is on the x-axis, one side lies along the line y=3x, and the third side passes through the point (1,1). What is the slope of the third side if the area of the triangle is to be a minimum.

asked by Sribava on November 6, 2011
53. ## 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
54. ## math

find the missing length in this diagram showing a T-square. (reduce the radical to simplist form. 6 cm (one side of triangle) 3 cm ( other side of triangle) the third side (diagonal line conecting other two sides)= x cm.

asked by veronica on March 3, 2010
55. ## 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
56. ## Pre-algebra HELP ME PLEASE

A triangle has side lengths of (x+4), (4x-8), and (2x+8) units. If the perimeter of the triangle is at least 88units, what is the minimum length of each side of the triangle?

asked by Ashley on May 23, 2011
57. ## 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

asked by Valdo on March 1, 2015

The area of the smllaer of two similar triangles is 1/9 the area of the larger triangle. Suppose one side of the triangle is 3.6m. What is the length of the corresponding side of the larger triangle? Suppose one side of the larger triangle is 36m. What is

asked by George L on December 9, 2009
59. ## 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
60. ## Math

1. Classify the triangle according to side length and angle measurement 2. Classify the triangle according to side length and angle 3. Classify the triangle with side lengths 4,4, and 4 4. Classify the triangle with the measuring 69,42, and 68, 5.

61. ## 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
62. ## A Geometry ?

Given that two sides of a triangle are 20 and 66. Find the range of possible measures for the third side, s. a. 20

asked by Ali on June 18, 2006
63. ## Algebra 1

each side of an equilateral triangle is 4 cm shorter than twice the length of each side of a square. their perimeter are the same. how long is each side of the triangle?

asked by Anonimous on August 30, 2014
64. ## Math

A triangle has a perimeter of 35inches. The length of side a of the triangle is twice the length of side b. Side c is 5inches longer than side a. What is the length of each side of the triangle?

asked by Bobbi on September 13, 2011
65. ## 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)

asked by Anonymous on January 13, 2012
66. ## math

construct an equilateral triangle ABC in which altitude drawn from opposite vertex is 3.5 cm.Also construct a triangle APR similar to a triangle such that each side of the triangle APR is 1.5 times that of the corresponding side of triangle ABC.

asked by upasna on February 23, 2012
67. ## Math

The segment that bisects an angle of the triangle and has one endpoint at a vertex of the triangle and the other endpoint at another point on the triangle is called the _________. The segment that has one endpoint at one of the vertices of a triangle and

asked by Sabrina on June 3, 2011
68. ## math

the sum of the lenths of any two sides of a triangle must be greater than the third side. if a triangle has one side that is 17 cm and a second side that is 4cm less than twice the third side, what are the possible lenths for the second and third side?

asked by brittany on September 26, 2011
69. ## 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
70. ## 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.

asked by Anonymous on January 13, 2012
71. ## Math Help

Use a proportion to find the length of side x for the pair of smilar figures below. They're both right triangles. Triangle 1 has 14cm on the the right side and 10cm on the bottom. Triangle 2 has x on the right side and 22cm on the bottom. My answer

asked by callie on November 20, 2014
72. ## algebra

The shorter side of a triangle is 5 inches less than the medium size side. The larger side is 12 inches more than the medium size side. If the perimeter of the triangle is 40 inches, find the size of each side of the triangle. Show your work

asked by Agnes on December 16, 2009
73. ## L.A 8TH

For each pair of shapes, decide whether they are congruent, similar, or neither. Choose the best answer. Congruent Similar Neither Two side-side-side triangles are shown. Each side of one triangle is equivalent to the corresponding side of the other

asked by BruteForce on January 17, 2018

Please help me how you get the answer. PLEASE I NEED HELP. A triangle sail has a perimeter of 25 m. Side a is 2 m shorter than twice side b, and side c is 3 m longer than side b. Find the length of each side. Thank you ver much for helping me

asked by Glenda on October 27, 2010
75. ## Geometry

Please check my answers 1. A triangle has side lengths of 34 in, 20 in, and 47 in. Is the triangle acute, obtuse or right? a. Right b. Obtuse* c. Acute 2. Quilt squares are cut on the diagonal to form triangular quilt pieces. The hypotenuse of the

asked by Annoymous on November 18, 2016
76. ## 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),

asked by Anonymous on January 10, 2012
77. ## mat117/algebra

1)Refer to the triangle in the figure. Find an expression that represents its perimeter. lft side 3/4x, right side 5/x^2 third side 1/x^2. 2)Find the perimeter of the given figure. x/2x - 5 and 8/2x - 3. 3)The volume of the box is represented by (x^2 + 5x

asked by Diana on July 2, 2007
78. ## geometry

An equilateral triangle has a side of 8. If one corner of the triangle is removed by slicing off an equilateral triangle of side 2, find the perimeter of the remaining quadrilateral.

asked by Alex Sherrow on December 14, 2011
79. ## Math

Solve for the length of the unknown side in the following right triangle. (Side AC is the hypotenuse.) Round your answer to two places, where applicable. Side AB ? Side BC=12 Side AC=19

asked by Jim on July 18, 2012
80. ## geometry

In the figure shown (sorry no diagram, but description below), NK and ML are parallel, JN=10 feet, NK=14 feet, JL=22 feet, and ML=24. Find KL. Its a triangle with JN and NM on the left side and JK and KL on the right side. NK is a horizontal line in the

asked by shb on February 9, 2011

the first side of a triangle measures 3 cm longer then the second side the third side is 4cm shorter then twice the second side the perimeter is 31cm. how long is each side?

asked by Evan on March 7, 2011
82. ## algebra

what is the perimeter of a triangle-like shape with sides that are: sqrt5 - sqrt3 sqrt5 + sqrt3 4 Add the three side length numbers to get the triangle perimeter. Looks like the sqrt 3 terms will cancel out

asked by kris on June 29, 2007
83. ## 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
84. ## math

which of the triangles described in the table is a right triangle? triangle side 1 side 2 side 3 Q 25 20 15 R 26 20 46 S 25 20 1025 T 25 26 650

asked by Amanda on May 4, 2015
85. ## Triangles

Try to draw a triangle with side lengths of 3 Cm and 6 cm and an included angle of 120 degrees. Do given segments and angles produce a unique triangle, more than one triangle,or no triangle.

asked by Lisa on May 5, 2016
86. ## math

3cm triangle,9cm triangle, 27cm triangle, If the pattern continues,and a fourth triangle is drawn,what would be the length of a side?

asked by andrew on January 9, 2012
87. ## Math

What should Edna do to solve for m in the equation? 65 = m + 29 A) add 29 to each side B) add 29 to the left side C) subtract 29 from the right side D) subtract 29 from each side

asked by David on November 12, 2016

Is there a way to post a pic to help explain this? (I will try and explain the triangular prism. it has a 90 angle. the long end of the triangle is 13.5 in. One side is 10 in and the other side of the triangle is 9 in. the side coming down from the

asked by sara on May 8, 2016
89. ## Math

Classify triangle ABC by its sides if side AB = 6x, side AC = 4x + 6 and side BC = 8x + 3. The perimeter of triangle ABC is 63. Show all your work. Explain your reasoning.

asked by Chris on November 8, 2011
90. ## math

triangle a and b are similar the ratio of a side of triangle b to a corresponding sid of triagle a is 5.3 the lengths of the sides of triangle a a are 18ft, 27ft and 30ft find the perimeter of triangle b

asked by michael on March 28, 2011

Determine whether you can construct many, one, or no triangle(s) with each description. a)An isosceles triangle with angle measures of 40° and 100°-Many b)A right triangle with three congruent sides-one c)A scalene triangle with side lengths of 7 cm, 3

92. ## math

Determine whether you can construct many, one, or no triangle(s) with each description. a)An isosceles triangle with angle measures of 40° and 100° b)A right triangle with three congruent sides c)A scalene triangle with side lengths of 7 cm, 3 cm, and 9

93. ## 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
94. ## math

if triangle ABC is similar to triangle DEF and the scale factor is 3, what is the length of side EF if side BC is 6m? triangle ABC is larger.

asked by Georgeth on April 21, 2016
95. ## math

a rectangle with side of 6 cm and 5 cm has the same area as an isoceles triangle with base length 12 cm.find the altitude to the base of the triangle and side of the triangle

asked by dcs on July 21, 2016
96. ## math

the base of an isosceles triangle is half as long as side of a square.Each of the legs of triangle is twice as long as a side of the square.How long is each side of the triangle if the sum of the perimeters is 34 m.

asked by patrick on November 24, 2015
97. ## Algebra

A square and an equilateral triangle has the same perimeter. Each side of the triangle is 5 m less than twice the length of each side of the square. How long is each side of the square? Define the variables and write a system of equations. Thx! (:

asked by Jenica on February 15, 2010

triangles ABC and DEF are similar. What is the legnth of side EF? Triangle ABC: Side Ab 3 cm Side Bc 2 cm Side Ca 5 cm Triangle DEF Side De 4.5 cm Side Ef x Side Fd 7.5 cm what is the legnth of side ef A 1.5 cm B 4 cm*** C 3 cm D 8.5 cm Am i correct?

asked by boi on November 6, 2017
99. ## Math

At time t = 0, a set of three points A, B and C forms an equilateral triangle of side 6 cm. If two of the sides of the triangle are decreasing in length at the rate of 0.1 cm/sec and the third side is increasing at the rate of 0.1 cm/sec, how long will it

asked by ABhi on December 2, 2015
100. ## 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