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because its a right triangle

For a triangle to be equilateral, all angles and sides must be of a same length. Since the total of the angles of a triangle can only be up to 180, it is impossible for there to be three 90 degree angles, which equal to 270 degrees..

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Q: Why cant a right triangle be an equilateral?
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Why can't an equilateral triangle be a right triangle?

An equilateral triangle can't be a right triangle since an equilateral triangle has all 60° angles, which are NOT right angles [measuring 90°]. If a triangle is a right triangle, then it has a right angle!

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Is it possible to sketch a right equilateral triangle?

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Can an right angle triangle also be an equilateral?

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