9 Answered Questions for the topic Altitude

Altitude Geometry

04/18/17

#### Find the altitude of an equilateral triangle, if each side of the triangle has a length of 20 meters.

please explain how to solve this problem. thank you.

#### An equilateral triangle's altitude is v15 - what's the length & perimeter?

I came across this problem and got very stuck. I'd appreciate a response from you.

09/29/15

#### velocity and altitude

A ball is tossed into the air at 40 feet per second from a height of 6 feet. How long will it take the ball to reach the ground?
The approximate time it took was _ seconds.
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#### What is the altitude?

Triangle ABC has vertices A(3,4), B(-5,2), and C(1,-4). Determine the equation of AE, the altitude from A to BC.

Altitude

12/03/14

#### Triangle altitude

an altitude of a triangle is a line segment from a vertex perpendicular to the opposite side. Given the vertices of a triangle to be X (3,2), Y (4,8), Z (6,4) determine the equation of this altitud...
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Altitude

11/04/14

#### If a median of a triangle is also an angle bisector, is it also an altitude?

If a median of a triangle is also an angle bisector, is it also an altitude? I need help with this

#### At what rate is the base of the triangle changing?

The altitude of a triangle is increasing at a rate of 1.500 centimeters/minute while the area of the triangle is increasing at a rate of 3.000 square centimeters/minute. At what rate is the base of...
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#### At what rate is the base of the triangle changing

The altitude of a triangle is increasing at a rate of 1.500 centimeters/minute while the area of the triangle is increasing at a rate of 3.000 square centimeters/minute. At what rate is the base of...
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Altitude

04/22/14

#### In isosceles trapesoid ABCD, AB is congruent to CD. If BC=20, AD=36, ans AB=17, what is the length of the altitude of the trapezoid?

Choices are:
a. 16
b. 12
c. 15
d. 10
I already tried 172+202=c2 to find the third side of the triangle and I got 26.2.

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