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ISBN: 9781285195698

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Chapter 3.3, Problem 1E
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For Exercises 1 to 8, use the accompanying drawing.

If V U ¯ V T ¯ , what type of triangle is Δ V T U ?

Chapter 3.3, Problem 1E, For Exercises 1 to 8, use the accompanying drawing. If VUVT, what type of triangle is VTU?

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Exercises 9, 10 a If mT=71, find mV....Ch. 3.CT - In TUV, TU. a If VT=7.6inches and TU=4.3inches,...Ch. 3.CT - Show all arcs in the following construction. a...Ch. 3.CT - Show all arcs in the following construction....Ch. 3.CT - In ABC, mC=46 and mB=93. a Name the shortest side...Ch. 3.CT - In TUV not shown, TUTVVU. Write a three-part...Ch. 3.CT - In the figure, A is the right angle,...Ch. 3.CT - Given ABC, draw the triangle that results when ABC...Ch. 3.CT - Complete all statements and reasons for the...Ch. 3.CT - Complete all missing statements and reasons in the...Ch. 3.CT - The perimeter of an isosceles triangle is 32cm. If...

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