Drexel dragonThe Math ForumDonate to the Math Forum



Search All of the Math Forum:

Views expressed in these public forums are not endorsed by Drexel University or The Math Forum.


Math Forum » Discussions » Inactive » VMT Thinktank

Topic: Can I get some help please.
Replies: 4   Last Post: Oct 6, 2009 4:09 PM

Advanced Search

Back to Topic List Back to Topic List Jump to Tree View Jump to Tree View   Messages: [ Previous | Next ]
Tony

Posts: 3
From: Ohio
Registered: 10/6/09
Can I get some help please.
Posted: Oct 6, 2009 11:24 AM
  Click to see the message monospaced in plain text Plain Text   Click to reply to this topic Reply

If I have a triangle with three sides of 72 or a perimeter of 216 I believe the area is 2701.

Now if I draw a circle around the tips of the triangle, what is the diameter and circumference of the circle?

I also need the answer in that the circle is just outside the tips but not connected but as ABSOLUTELY AS CLOSE AS POSSIBLE.

Is there a standard formula for this ? If so what is it?

Thanks for the help!

Tony



Point your RSS reader here for a feed of the latest messages in this topic.

[Privacy Policy] [Terms of Use]

© Drexel University 1994-2014. All Rights Reserved.
The Math Forum is a research and educational enterprise of the Drexel University School of Education.