# Triangle A has sides of lengths #27 #, #12 #, and #18 #. 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

Feb 16, 2016

There are three solutions, corresponding to assuming each of the 3 sides is similar to the side of length

#### Explanation:

There are three possible solutions, depending on whether we assume the side of length

If we assume it is the side of length

If we assume it is the side of length

If we assume it is the side of length

This could be represented in a table.