# A triangle has two corners with angles of # ( pi ) / 2 # and # ( pi )/ 6 #. If one side of the triangle has a length of #2 #, what is the largest possible area of the triangle?

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Jan 6, 2017

#### Explanation:

There is a kind of triangle that in degree format is called a 30-60-90 triangle (and so would have angles of

If we take the length of 2 and assign that to the shortest side, then we'll have sides of 2,

The area of a triangle is found by:

and so our triangle is: