Here’s the answer to yesterday’s practice problem:
If x > 0 and two sides of a certain triangle have lengths and respectively, which of the following could be the length of the third side of the triangle?
Indicate all possible lengths.
The answers are A, C, and E. Remember, for this MAQ, you must choose all 3 correct answers (no more, no less, no B, and no D!) in order to get full credit.
Let us know if you have any trouble understanding the explanations. If you’d like to read up on this new question type, I’d recommend the posts on the category page for MAQ!