Given the measures Of triangle abc describe a method for finding any of your the altitudes of the triangle

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Given the measures Of triangle abc describe a method for finding any of your the altitudes of the triangle

Answer:

The altitude of a triangle is simply the vertical height.

1. If it is a right-angled triangle, isosceles or equilateral triangle ,we can apply Pythagoras theorem to find the altitude right away.

Where the hypotenuse squared equals the sum of the adjacent squared and opposite squared.

In the of case of right-angled triangle, the altitude can either be the adjacent side or the opposite side.