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The figure below shows a partially completed construction of an acute scalene triangle. Points P and Q represent two vertices of the triangle.
Where should the point for the third vertex lie?
The figure below shows a partially completed construction of an acute scalene triangle. Points P and Q represent two vertices of the triangle.
Where should the point for the third vertex lie?
@Mathematics
 3 years ago
The figure below shows a partially completed construction of an acute scalene triangle. Points P and Q represent two vertices of the triangle. Where should the point for the third vertex lie? The figure below shows a partially completed construction of an acute scalene triangle. Points P and Q represent two vertices of the triangle. Where should the point for the third vertex lie? @Mathematics

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HadynSierra15
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0between Q and L and on the arc between Q and M and on the arc between O and L and beyond the arc between O and M and beyond the arc

sandra
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1hmm, ok so scaline means no equal sides, no equal angles.

sandra
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1acute means all angles are less than 90 degrees

sandra
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1so if it's between Q and L on the arc, then the angle made by the center vertex will be way over 90 degrees, so it can't be that one

sandra
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1I think if it's between O and L and beyond the arc (namely, beyond the arc but well before P

HadynSierra15
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0i'm confused . . . ? so which one would it be ?

sandra
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1the third choice I think  it's the only one that allows all of the angles to be small once you connect the vertices (less than 90 degrees)

HadynSierra15
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0oh . thank you :D
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