Triangle calculator SSS
The Law of Cosines states that:
c2 = a2 + b2 - 2ab * cos(C)
Where c is the length of the side opposite angle C, a and b are the lengths of the other two sides, and C is the measure of the angle opposite side c. You can use this formula to find the measure of each angle by plugging in the known side lengths and solving for the angle.
Once you have the measures of the angles, you can use trigonometric functions like Sine and Cosine to find the area of the triangle.
Another way to find the area of a triangle when you know the lengths of all 3 sides is to use Heron's Formula. Heron's formula states that:
Area = √(s(s-a)(s-b)(s-c))
Where s is the semi-perimeter of the triangle, which is the sum of the three side lengths divided by 2, and a, b, and c are the lengths of the three sides of the triangle.
Heron's formula allows you to find the area of a triangle even if you don't know the measures of the angles, and it works for any type of triangle, whether it's acute, right or obtuse.
If you know the special property of a triangle, use an equilateral triangle, isosceles or right triangle calculator.
Triangle SSS questions:
- Sss triangle
Calculate the area and heights in the triangle ABC by sides a = 8cm, b = 11cm, c = 12cm
- Sss triangle 2
Construct triangle ABC in which |AB|=5cm, |AC|=6cm and |BC|=9cm
- Triangle SSS
Calculate the perimeter and area of a triangle ABC if a=53, b=46, and c=40.
Calculate the sides of a right triangle if the length of the medians to the legs are ta = 25 cm and tb=30 cm.
- RT sides
Find the sides of a rectangular triangle if legs a + b = 17cm and the radius of the written circle ρ = 2cm.
- Rectangular triangles
The lengths of corresponding sides of two rectangular triangles are in the ratio 2:5. At what ratio are medians relevant to hypotenuse these right triangles? At what ratio are the areas of these triangles? A smaller rectangular triangle has legs 6 and 8 c
- Lunes of Hippocrates
Calculate the sum of the area of the so-called Hippocratic lunas, which were cut above the legs of a right triangle (a = 6cm, b = 8cm). Instructions: First, calculate the area of the semicircles above all sides of the ABC triangle. Compare the sum of the
Find the radius of the circumscribed circle to the right triangle with legs 6 cm and 3 cm.
- RTriangle 17
The hypotenuse of a right triangle is 17 cm. If you decrease both two legs by 3 cm, you will reduce the hypotenuse by 4 cm. Determine the length of these legs.
- Right angled
We built a square with the same area as the right triangle with legs 12 cm and 20 cm. How long will be the side of the square?
- An isosceles 2
An isosceles triangular frame has a measure of 72 meters on its legs and 18 meters on its base. Find the perimeter of the frame.
- Right angled triangle
The hypotenuse of a right triangle is 17 cm long. When we decrease the length of the legs by 3 cm, then decrease its hypotenuse by 4 cm. Find the size of its legs.
The hypotenuse of a right triangle is 41, and the sum of legs is 49. Calculate the length of its legs.
- Area of RT 2
Calculate the area of a right triangle whose legs have a length of 6.2 cm and 9.8 cm.
- Right triangle
Right triangle legs have lengths 630 mm and 411 dm. Calculate the area of this triangle.
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