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 one year ago
What similarity statement can you write relating the three triangles in the diagram below?
(1 point)
ΔUVW ~ ΔUWT ~ ΔWVT
ΔUVW ~ ΔWUT ~ ΔWVT
ΔWUT ~ ΔVUW ~ ΔWVT
ΔTWV ~ ΔWUV ~ ΔUWT
 one year ago
What similarity statement can you write relating the three triangles in the diagram below? (1 point) ΔUVW ~ ΔUWT ~ ΔWVT ΔUVW ~ ΔWUT ~ ΔWVT ΔWUT ~ ΔVUW ~ ΔWVT ΔTWV ~ ΔWUV ~ ΔUWT

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rleeb
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.01. What similarity statement can you write relating the three triangles in the diagram below? (1 point) ΔUVW ~ ΔUWT ~ ΔWVT ΔUVW ~ ΔWUT ~ ΔWVT ΔWUT ~ ΔVUW ~ ΔWVT ΔTWV ~ ΔWUV ~ ΔUWT

mathstudent55
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.8You have three triangles. A small right triangle on the right UVW, and a medium size right triangle on the left UTW and large right triangle TVW, First, match the corresponding angles of the triangles. In the order left triangle, right triangle, large triangle, what are the vertices that are the right angle?

rleeb
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Is the answer the second one? ΔUVW ~ ΔWUT ~ ΔWVT?

mathstudent55
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.8No. Can you answer my question above?

rleeb
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Well, I was kind of confused, because there are three right angles. So it is either TWV or TUW, or VUW

rleeb
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0So I guess that means the answer would be the last one, right? Gosh I'm really bad at geometry, I apologize

mathstudent55
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.8For the left right triangle, which vertex is the right angle?

rleeb
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0U. The left triangle as in triangle TUW?

mathstudent55
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.8correct. Now for the right triangle, UVW, which vertex is the right angle?

mathstudent55
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.8right. Finally, for the large right triangle VTW, which is the right angle?

mathstudent55
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.8Good. Now let's do the same for another angle of the three triangles. Answer these three questions. For triangle UVW, which is vertex of small leg & hypotenuse?

mathstudent55
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.8In tr. UVW small leg is UV, hypotenuse is VW. Which is vertex of small leg and hypotenuse?

mathstudent55
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.8Right. In tr. UWT, which is vertex of small leg & hypotenuse?

mathstudent55
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.8Right. In tr. VTW, which is vertex of small leg & hypotenuse?

mathstudent55
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.8This is what we have so far. dw:1359701750932:dw

mathstudent55
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.8The next series of three questions is which is the vertex of the long leg & hypotenuse for each triangle. I already filled in the info. dw:1359701955366:dw

mathstudent55
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.8I need to fix one. The next pic will be correct.

mathstudent55
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.8dw:1359702158900:dw

mathstudent55
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.8Now you can read the triangles vertically. dw:1359702298534:dw

rleeb
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Fantastic! Thank you so much for all your help, sorry that I'm kinda dumb when it comes to geometry. Math is NOT my subject!

mathstudent55
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.8Keep trying and ask questions whenever you need help. This is how you learn. You're welcome.
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