Two sides of a triangle have lengths 15 cm and 19 cm. Which measurement can be the length of the third side? Question 15 options: a) 6 cm b) 4 cm c) 40 cm d) 36 cm

Accepted Solution

Answer:Option a and b are correctStep-by-step explanation:According to the triangle inequalities rule, sum of two sides of triangle must be greater than the third side.The two sides given are 15 cm and 19 cmTheir sum is: 15+19 = 34So, the third side should be less than 34i.e if third side is x then 0<x<34So, from given options value of x can be 6 cm or 4 cmOption a and b are correct.