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One side of a triangle is 42 cm shorter than the base, the other side is 67 cm longer than the base, and the perimeter of the triangle is 223 cm If

One side of a triangle is 42 cm shorter than the base, the other side is 67 cm longer than the base, and the perimeter of the triangle is 223 cm


If the length of the base in centimeters = w



Length of the first side in cm =     

Express your answer in terms of the length of the base.


Length of the second side in cm =     

Express your answer in terms of the length of the base.


Express an equation to represent this situation in terms of the length of the base. 

Do not simplify the equation or try to solve it! 

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Length of the first side in cm =  w − 4 2 ... View the full answer

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