Tahlia M.

asked • 09/09/14

How to find the height of a tetrahedron?

A regular tetrahedron has edges of 5cm each. How high is it?
 
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Emily B. answered • 09/09/14

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Tahlia M.

Thanks :)
 
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09/09/14

Phillip R.

The leg is not 5/2 and the value for the height is therefore incorrect. 
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09/09/14

Emily B.

Thank you for the correction.  I thought I was missing something.  Upon further inspection I agree with your answer.
 
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Phillip R. answered • 09/09/14

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Tahlia M.

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