Unformatted text preview: Inequalities for Sides
and Angles of a Triangle
Section 5-4 Exterior Angle Inequality Thm.
If an angle is an exterior angle of a
triangle, then its measure is greater
than the measure of either of its
corresponding remote interior angles.
corresponding m∠4 > m∠1 2
1 34 m∠4 > m∠2 Theorem 5-9
If one side of a triangle is longer
than another side, then the angle
opposite the longer side has a
greater measure than the angle
opposite the shorter side.
30 9 Theorem 5-10
If one angle of a triangle has a
greater measure than another
angle, then the side opposite the
greater angle is longer than the
side opposite the lesser angle.
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