the perimeter of right triangle is five times the length of its shorter side the numerical value of the area of the triangle is 15 times the numerical value of the length of the shorter side .find the length of the three sides of the triangle

Asked by renukasahu8 | 21st Oct, 2010, 12:01: PM

Expert Answer:

Dear Student,
 
Let the hypotenuse of the triangle = H,
One side = l and other side = b,
let 'b' be the smaller side.
 
Then according to the question:
H+ l + b = 5b            -(1)
Area = 15b                 -(2)
Then:
Regards,

Answered by  | 21st Oct, 2010, 12:33: PM

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