# Triangle A has sides of lengths 36 , 42 , and 48 . Triangle B is similar to triangle A and has a side of length 7 . What are the possible lengths of the other two sides of triangle B?

Aug 18, 2016

Triangle B has sides of lengths 6, 7, and 8.

#### Explanation:

The first thing is to compute 42/7. Now we have 6.
36/6 = 6
48/6=8,
We will get 6 and 8 as lengths of triangle B.

Triangle B has sides of lengths 6, 7, and 8.