# Triangle A has sides of lengths #1 ,4 #, and #4 #. Triangle B is similar to triangle A and has a side of length #3 #. What are the possible lengths of the other two sides of triangle B?

##### 1 Answer

Dec 1, 2017

The possible lengths of the DEF triangle are

#### Explanation:

Since the two triangles are similar, their corresponding sides are proportional.

Let the two triangles be ABC & DEF.

Then

If

If

The possible lengths of the DEF triangle are