MATH SOLVE

6 months ago

Q:
# In ΔABC, side AB is 8 units long and side BC is 25 units long. What cannot be the length of the third side?A) 18B) 21C) 27D) 35

Accepted Solution

A:

The answer is D.

The third side can be between the smallest side (8 units) and the two sides combined (25 + 8 = 32)

The third side can be anywhere from 8 - 32

All are from 8 - 32 except for D.

The third side can be between the smallest side (8 units) and the two sides combined (25 + 8 = 32)

The third side can be anywhere from 8 - 32

All are from 8 - 32 except for D.