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theopenstudyowl
 one year ago
Show that the triangle with vertices a(0 2) b(3 1) and c(4 3) is isosceles. Thanks!
theopenstudyowl
 one year ago
Show that the triangle with vertices a(0 2) b(3 1) and c(4 3) is isosceles. Thanks!

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freckles
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.3use distance formula if you can 2 sides that have the same length then you have shown it is isosceles

freckles
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.3find the distance between (0,2) and (3,1) find the distance between (3,1) and (4,3) find the distance between (0,2) and (4,3) see if you have 2 of the 3 distances are the same

theopenstudyowl
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1if I do, does that prove that it is an isosceles triangle?

freckles
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.3yes again if you can show 2 sides have the same length then you have shown it is isosceles .

theopenstudyowl
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1ok awesome thanks!

freckles
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.3@theopenstudyowl did you get through this?

freckles
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.3are you stuck anywhere?

theopenstudyowl
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1yah, sqrt17 on two of the sides proves that it is an isosceles, thanks for the help too btw!

freckles
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.3sounds great I got sqrt(17) for the last two segments I mentioned
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