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can someone solve the triange im really stuck on it

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- Jul 25th 2007, 06:54 PMusm_67Trig Question
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can someone solve the triange im really stuck on it - Jul 25th 2007, 07:03 PMtukeywilliams
use law of cosines/ law of sines.

- Jul 25th 2007, 07:04 PMusm_67
well i know that since the chapter is based on it i just dont kno where to start

- Jul 25th 2007, 07:16 PMtukeywilliams
Is that ?

- Jul 25th 2007, 07:17 PMusm_67
ye my bad its <axb

- Jul 25th 2007, 07:27 PMtukeywilliams
So .

. Solve for . Then you can solve for the height from this information. So . We already know . So solve for . So or . - Jul 25th 2007, 07:35 PMusm_67
i get everythin but how du u know what angles to use

like if its <XAB which angle is it referrin too

a rite - Jul 25th 2007, 07:39 PMtukeywilliams
The angles refer to the opposite sides. So refers to side .