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The median to the hypotenuse of a right triangle that is 12 inches in length is 6 inches.

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Q: What is the length of the median to the hypotenuse of a right triangle if the hypotenuse is 12 inches in length?
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The median to the hypotenuse of a right triangle divided the triangle into two triangles that are both what?

Isosceles.


What median of an isosceles triangle is the same segment in the triangle as the leg bisector hypotenuse altitude?

It is the median which divides the side which is not one of the equal sides.


If x be the length of a median of an equilateral triangle then its area is?

30


How do you find the height of an isosceles triangle if its length is 12m and base 10m?

In a isosceles triangle, the altitude is also a median. If we draw the altitude, then two congruent right triangles are formed, with hypotenuse length of 12m and base length 5 m (10/2). So the length of hypotenuse, by the Pythagorean theorem is h^2 = 12^2 - 5^2 h = √(144 - 25) h = √119 h ≈ 10.9


What is the formula to calculate the length of median of a triangle?

m^2=(2b^2+2c^2-a^2)/4 where m is the median of triangle ABC.


Can the median of an equilateral triangle be longer than its altitude?

For the equilateral triangle in Euclidean space(i.e, the triangles you see in general) median is the same as its altitude. So, both are of equal length.


What is a median of a triangle?

A median of a triangle is a line from a vertex of the triangle to the midpoint of the side opposite that vertex.


Can a median triangle also consider as a base?

The median of a triangle cannot be considered as a base of that triangle.


Is median of a triangle bisect it's angle?

The median of a triangle bisects its side


What area property does the median of a triangle have?

Each median divides the area of a triangle into halves.


What ratio does a median divide two equilateral triangle?

A median divides any triangle in half.


What is the triangle median?

Triangle median is the line segment that joins a vertex to the middle of opposing side.

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