Solution: Find the altitudes, if the areas of the triangles differ by 21

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Find the altitudes, if the areas of the triangles differ by 21 square units.

Problem Statement: ECE Board November 1998

Two triangles have equal bases. The altitude of one triangle is 3 units more than its base and the altitude of the other triangle is 3 units less than its base. Find the altitudes, if the areas of the triangles differ by 21 square units.

  • A. 6 and 12
  • B. 3 and 9
  • C. 5 and 11
  • D. 4 and 10

Problem Answer:

The altitudes of the triangles are 4 and 10 units

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Solution: Find the altitudes, if the areas of the triangles differ by 21

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