# The lengths of the sides of a traingle are 14 and 16. which of the following is a possible value of the perimeter of the given triangle?

##### 1 Answer

May 25, 2018

The perimeter can be a any number between 32 and 60.

#### Explanation:

The third side of a triangle can not exceed the sum of the other two sides, nor can it be smaller than their difference.

Thus, for a triangle with two sides 14 and 16, the third side can lie anywhere between 2 and 30.

Hence the perimeter can be a any number between