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8-94.

For each triangle below, find the value of , if possible. Name the triangle tool that you used. If the triangle cannot exist, explain why. Homework Help ✎

  1. 8-94 diagram a

    What special kind of triangle is this? How can this help you find ?

  1. 8-94 diagram b

    Use the Law of Sines to solve for .

  1. 8-94 diagram c

    Use the Pythagorean Theorem to find .

    There is no solution, because the hypotenuse must be the longest side.

  1. 8-94 diagram d
    Area of the shaded region is 96 square units.

    What is the formula for the area of a triangle?