The right triangle altitude theorem + expression of a variable from formula - math problemsThe altitude to the hypotenuse is the geometric mean of the two segments of the hypotenuse. Each leg of the right triangle is the mean proportional of the hypotenuse and the segment of the hypotenuse that is adjacent to the leg.
Also known as geometric mean theorem.
- Right Δ
A right triangle has the length of one leg 7 cm and length of the hypotenuse 25 cm. Calculate the height of the triangle.
- Euclid theorems
Calculate the sides of a right triangle if leg a = 6 cm and a section of the hypotenuse, which is located adjacent the second leg b is 5cm.
- Triangle KLM
In the rectangular triangle KLM, where is hypotenuse m (sketch it!) find the length of the leg k and the height of triangle h if hypotenuse's segments are known mk = 5cm and ml = 15cm
- RT sides
Find the sides of a rectangular triangle if legs a + b = 17cm and the radius of the written circle ρ = 2cm.
- Isosceles triangle 9
Given an isosceles triangle ABC where AB= AC. The perimeter is 64cm and altitude is 24cm. Find the area of the isosceles triangle
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