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ABC is an equilateral triangle such that the vertices B and C lie on two parallel line at a distance of 6.If A lies between the parallel lines at a distance 4 from one of them then the length of a side of the equilateral triangle is=?
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An interesting question! :D ABC is an equilateral triangle such that the vertices B and C lie on two parallel line at a distance of 6.If A lies between the parallel lines at a distance 4 from one of them then the length of a side of the equilateral triangle is=?
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hartnnBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
if B and C lie on parallel lines, then BC = side = 6 ...?
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DLSBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
no unit mentioned if u are asking for one
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hartnnBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
i was not asking, i was telling side =6
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DLSBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
dw:1356782149154:dw my diagram
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hartnnBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
if ABC is equilateral AB=BC=AC=6
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DLSBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
dw:1356782275365:dw so cant we do like this.. sin60=h/4
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hartnnBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
u wanted to know length of side ... = BC = 6 thats it.
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DLSBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
side of the eq triangle :/
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hartnnBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
maybe the side BC is tilted , then
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hartnnBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
so, your figure is incorrect.
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hartnnBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
where u have shown BC =6
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experimentXBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
dw:1356782465079:dw
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DLSBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
then wdw:1356783287510:dw
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hartnnBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
\(a=\sqrt{x^24^2} \\ b=\sqrt{x^26^2} \\ a+b=\sqrt{x^22^2}\) you can find 'x' from here.
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hartnnBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
i hope ther's a shorter way...
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DLSBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
solution and answer given in my book is DANGEROUS :/
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hartnnBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
http://www.wolframalpha.com/input/?i=sqrt%28x%5E216%29%2Bsqrt%28x%5E236%29%3Dsqrt%28x%5E24%29 what answer u have ?
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DLSBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
I have.. \[\LARGE 2 \frac{\sqrt{28}}{\sqrt{3}}\]
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hartnnBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
which is exactly what i got.
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hartnnBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
\(\LARGE 2 \frac{\sqrt{28}}{\sqrt{3}}=\LARGE 4\frac{\sqrt{7}}{\sqrt{3}}\)
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hartnnBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
using \(a=\sqrt{x^24^2} \\ b=\sqrt{x^26^2} \\ a+b=\sqrt{x^22^2}\)
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DLSBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
hold on one sec..let me go through it once again
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DLSBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
lol that was a nice method :
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hartnnBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
just pythagoras, thrice...
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