This applet lets you build your intuition on this matter by trying to specifying two lengths and a non-included angle, and see what triangles are constructed.

Sometimes you do not get any triangle at all. Sometimes you get a uniquely determined triangle. Sometimes you get two triangles matching the specifications.

Mike May, S.J., 2/17/2006, Created with GeoGebra |

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Last updated By Mike May, S.J., February 16, 2006.