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What one additional piece of information would prove ΔTSU ~ ΔHGI?
A. T @ H
B. U @ I
C. GI is twice the length of SU.
D. Any of these would be sufficient to prove the triangles similar.
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What one additional piece of information would prove ΔTSU ~ ΔHGI? A. T @ H B. U @ I C. GI is twice the length of SU. D. Any of these would be sufficient to prove the triangles similar.
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ganeshie8Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
A. T \(\cong\) H right ?
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ganeshie8Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
is that congruence symbol which you wrote as @
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alainabbyboo22Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
there is supposed to be an undefined symbol in front of T and H in A. and an undefined symbol in front of U and I in B.
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alainabbyboo22Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
the @ symbols are just itself on its own , nothing else added to those .
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ganeshie8Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
very well, you familiar with ASA, AAS, SAS similarity postulates ?
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ganeshie8Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
according to them, any of the given A, B or C is sufficient to prove triangles are similar, refer these postulates, and see how these can be applied here
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alainabbyboo22Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
i never really understood the similarity postulates . can you help me out ? @ganeshie8
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ganeshie8Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
sure :) we have below postulates 1) AA similarity 2) SSS similarity 3) SAS similarity 4) AAS similarity
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ganeshie8Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
il explain u one, rest of the 3 will make sense to u immediatly ok
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ganeshie8Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
first, let me ask u a question, what these postulates say in general ?
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alainabbyboo22Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
hm .. that they're similar ? idk ..
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ganeshie8Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
each of the postulate tells us "how to figure out if two triangles are similar"
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ganeshie8Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
for example, il draw two triangles, if i ask u to figure out if they are similar or not, what you will u do ?
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ganeshie8Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
dw:1348764410062:dw
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ganeshie8Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
are the two triangles similar ?
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alainabbyboo22Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
yes because the triangles are the same shape but different sizes so it would be SSS similarity ?
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ganeshie8Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
Perfect ! you knew it already ! its SSS similarity postulate coz, the ratio of sides is constant. 2/1 = 2/1 = 2/1 = 2
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ganeshie8Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
since all 3 SIDES of first trianlge are proportional to all 3 SIDES of second triangle, the two triangles are simiular by SSS similarity postulate
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ganeshie8Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
SSS you understood already, so lets move on to something else
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alainabbyboo22Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
i see now !! okay now i need to figure out this problem i posted .
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ganeshie8Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
pick one more in the list above, lets close this first before moving to the problem u posted :)
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alainabbyboo22Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
oh this is the problem that i am talking about ! the one above !
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ganeshie8Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
or else, il pick one, you explain me what it is ok
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ganeshie8Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
im talking about the similarity postulates, that i listed above
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ganeshie8Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
could u explain what this says : 3) SAS similarity
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ganeshie8Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
this postulate we can use in the present problem if u understand it
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alainabbyboo22Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
similar angle ?
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ganeshie8Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
for the present problem ive already answered u. its D
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ganeshie8Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
why D ? you figure out ;)
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alainabbyboo22Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
ohhhhh ! i see it now ! thank you for clearing everything up for me (: i really do appreciate it !
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ganeshie8Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
np :) these things take some practice before we actually GET them... good luck :)
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