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angela210793
 5 years ago
there is a triangle ABC,
inside the triangle a square of side length "x" has been drawn... with on vertex on AB, one on AC and two on BC....
Find the perimeter of the triangle...
angela210793
 5 years ago
there is a triangle ABC, inside the triangle a square of side length "x" has been drawn... with on vertex on AB, one on AC and two on BC.... Find the perimeter of the triangle...

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angela210793
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1I asked 4 informations 2 but tht's it....no further information...O.o

watchmath
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1Do you have the picture of it?

angela210793
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1No i don't...a friend of mine asked me this...no pic...sorry :(

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0i guess it mus be an equilateral,otherwise square is hard to fit inside

angela210793
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1I can't even imagine how it may b..O.o

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0means with vertices on the sides

angela210793
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1Assume it is equilateral....how do u solve it?

watchmath
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1Draw the height line and notice that you have two similar triangles.

watchmath
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1well actually three similar triangles

angela210793
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1we want triangle's perimeter...

watchmath
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1yes, I just give you a hint since I know that you are capable of doing this :)

angela210793
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1doesn't the height split the triangle in 2 triangles? where did the 3rd come from? O.o

watchmath
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1correct but you have another triangle on the right of your square

watchmath
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1which is already there before you split by the height

angela210793
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1I think i got it...i think i'm solving it...can u just tell me wht's h=? in a equilateral triangle? i don't remember it...:(:(

watchmath
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1you can use pythagorean to find the h in terms of the length of the triangle

angela210793
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1No i'm not looking 4 this 1...cause i'll use this later...it is a*sqr2/2 right?

watchmath
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1I mean if you forget you can always use the Pythagorean theorem to find out that.

angela210793
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1Yea Ok...:) Thnx a lot :)
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