Chapter 5.3, Problem 34E

### Elementary Geometry For College St...

7th Edition
Alexander + 2 others
ISBN: 9781337614085

Chapter
Section

### Elementary Geometry For College St...

7th Edition
Alexander + 2 others
ISBN: 9781337614085
Textbook Problem

# In Exercise 34, provide a paragraph proof.Given:                       R S ¯ ⊥ A B ¯ , C B ¯ ⊥ A C ¯ Prove:                       Δ B S R ∼ Δ B C A

To determine

To prove:

The statement ΔBSRΔBCA if the sides RS¯ and AB¯ are perpendicular, RS¯AB¯ and the sides CB¯ and AC¯ are perpendicular, CB¯AC¯.

Explanation

Definition:

AA:

If two angles of one triangle are congruent to two angles of another triangle, then the triangles are similar.

Description:

Given that RSÂ¯âŠ¥ABÂ¯ and CBÂ¯âŠ¥ACÂ¯.

The given figure is shown below.

Figure

From the given Figure, it is observed that the sides RSÂ¯ and ABÂ¯ are perpendicular, RSÂ¯âŠ¥ABÂ¯ and the sides CBÂ¯ and

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