Use similar triangles.
But by similar triangles, x/5=(12-y)/12
x=5/2 and y=6
Hi, I need some help on how to do the following question.
Find the area of the largest rectangle that can be inscribed in a right triangle with legs adjacent to the right angle of lengths 5cm and 12 cm. The two sides of the rectangle lie along the legs
Final Answer: 15cm squared