# Ambiguous Case (SSA) Illustrator: All Cases

- Author:
- Tim Brzezinski

In a triangle, suppose we know the lengths of 2 of its sides and a the measure of one angle not included between those sides.

**If this angle is ACUTE**, then there 3 possibilities: a) No Triangle Exists b) Only 1 Triangle Exists c) 2 Triangles Exist Interact with this resource for a few minutes. Given that**red angle**(below) always remains acute, what causes (a) to occur? What causes (b) to occur? What causes (c) to occur?*A*