Guest

Is it possible to have a triangle with the following sides? 2 cm, 3 cm, 5 cm

 Is it possible to have a triangle with the following sides?
 2 cm, 3 cm, 5 cm

Grade:12

1 Answers

Harshit Singh
askIITians Faculty 5963 Points
2 years ago
Dear Student

Clearly, we have:
(2 + 3) = 5
5=5
Thus, the sum of any two of these numbers is not greater than the third.
Hence, it is not possible to draw a triangle whose sides are 2 cm, 3 cm and 5 cm

T​hanks

Think You Can Provide A Better Answer ?