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    Triangle with Sides U, V and W.

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    Re: Triangle with Sides U, V and W.

    Why have you not attempted anything yourself? You are told that u= \frac{2(m+ n)}{n} and v= \frac{4m}{(m+n)^2}, the two legs of the triangle. Do you know the Pythagorean theorem: w^2= u^2+ v^2? What are u^2 and v^2?
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    Re: Triangle with Sides U, V and W.

    I will plug and chug and see what happens.
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