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Q.11 (b) Fig 11.7 gives a matchstick pattern of triangles. As in Exercise 11 (a) above, find the general rule that gives the number of matchsticks in terms of the number of triangles.

Q. 11.    (b) Fig 11.7 gives a matchstick pattern of triangles. As in Exercise 11 (a) above, find the general rule that gives the number of matchsticks in terms of the number of triangles.

                    

                    

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(a) 3 matchsticks

(b) 5 matchsticks

(c) 7 matchsticks

(d) 9 matchsticks

If we remove 1 matchstick from each then it forms a table of 2 i.e.,  2,4,6,8............

So, required equation  = 2x+1 , x= number of triangles

 

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