# What is a scalene triangle meaning?

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## What is a scalene triangle meaning?

the three sides of unequal length

Definition of scalene of a triangle. : having the three sides of unequal length — see triangle illustration.

## What is special about a scalene triangle?

What is the unique property of the scalene triangle? Scalene triangle has all sides unequal. It has no line of symmetry. Interior angles can be acute, obtuse or right-angle.

**What is an example of an scalene triangle?**

Scalene triangles are triangles with three sides of different lengths. The math term for sides of different triangles is noncongruent sides, so you may also see this phrase in your math book. For example, a triangle with side lengths of 2 cm, 3 cm, and 4 cm would be a scalene triangle.

### How do you know if a triangle is a scalene?

If none of the sides of a triangle are equal (of equal length), the triangle is scalene. If two or more of the triangles sides are equal, the triangle is isosceles. If all three of the sides of a triangle are equal, it is equilateral.

### Which best describes a scalene triangle *?

A scalene triangle has no line of symmetry. The angle opposite to the longest side would be the greatest angle and vice versa. All sides of the given scalene triangle are unequal. The given triangle cannot be divided into two identical halves.

**What is the other name for scalene triangle?**

Alternate Synonyms for “scalene triangle”: triangle; trigon; trilateral.

## What is a triangle with 3 unequal sides called?

A scalene triangle has three unequal sides. It also has three unequal angles. On the other hand, an equilateral triangle is one in which the length of all sides are equal.

## What shape is a scalene triangle?

A scalene triangle is a triangle that has three unequal sides, such as those illustrated above.

**What are the 4 types of triangles?**

This math worksheet gives your child practice identifying equilateral, isosceles, scalene, and right triangles.

### What angle is a scalene triangle?

Acute scalene triangle – in these triangles, all three angles are less than 90°. An acute scalene triangle has unequal sides. Obtuse scalene triangle – these triangles have one angle that is over 90°, and two more which are less than 90°. Again, an obtuse scalene triangle has unequal sides.

### What is scalene triangle with diagram?

A Scalene triangle is a triangle that has 3 unequal sides. Since all the three sides are unequal, this means all the three angles are also of different measures. It is one of the three types of triangles which is distinguished based on the properties of its sides.

**Is it possible to draw a right scalene triangle?**

Note: It is possible for a right triangle to also be scalene or isosceles.

## What type of triangle is never wrong?

The Right Triangle, Never Wrong.