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For triangle ABC find s to the nearest meter

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    |dw:1349568054994:dw|

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    herons formula?

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    What is 's' ?

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    If this is a Heron's formula situation, I'm guessing it means 'semi-perimeter.' . . .

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    if you use herons formula you get the area and then you can solve for the height then solve for an angle and your all set

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    @Decart what information are you using to determine that an angle needs to be found?

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    there is nothing else to solve area angles

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    The question is asking for 's' - until we know what the variable s represents, we shouldn't be making assumptions. Yes, we could completely solve the triangle if we wanted to, but I'd rather answer the actual question.

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    @Timtime can you clarify what the problem is asking for? Is it referring to semi-perimeter?

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    \[s=\frac{ a+b+c }{ 2 }\]

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    i got 14m^2

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    So 's' means area?

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    yea i got the answer right

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    thank you

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    *shrug*

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