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Finding the Side of a Scalene Triangle

I have a scalene triangle. One side is 241 long, the other is 232 feet. I need to know what the third side would be.

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There are the triangle inequalities which say that if you have a triangle with sides a,b, and c, then
|a-b| <c < a+b
So if you ...

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