triangles .................this ones nice..........!!!!

Asked by  | 7th Nov, 2008, 04:17: PM

Expert Answer:

Interesting question!

5x = Perimeter

15x = 1/2 . x . h , so h= 30

Now hypotenuse = 5x-( x +30)= 4x -30

Using Pyth th

(4x -30)2 =  900+ x 2

Simplifying

5x ( 3x -48)=0

x can not be zero , so 3 x = 48 , so x = 16

So one side is 16, one is 30 the third 34

Answered by  | 7th Nov, 2008, 04:38: PM

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