# perimeter of a triangle?? huh??

• Jan 24th 2008, 10:53 AM
nikkivue
perimeter of a triangle?? huh??
:confused: what is the peimeter of a triangle which sides measure 6, 8, and 10 inches? :confused: all this stuff is giving me a headache! (Doh)
• Jan 24th 2008, 11:02 AM
colby2152
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Originally Posted by nikkivue
:confused: what is the peimeter of a triangle which sides measure 6, 8, and 10 inches? :confused: all this stuff is giving me a headache! (Doh)

The perimeter of an area is the sum of all of its sides, so in this situation the perimeter is $6+8+10=24$.
• Feb 26th 2008, 06:55 PM
maleena90
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Originally Posted by nikkivue
:confused: what is the peimeter of a triangle which sides measure 6, 8, and 10 inches? :confused: all this stuff is giving me a headache! (Doh)