# How does an equilateral triangle differ from a scalene triangle?

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Dec 25, 2015

*Equilateral* triangle has all three sides equal in length.

*Scalene* triangle has all three sides of different length.

#### Explanation:

Note that all three sides in a *scalene* triangle are different. If two are of the same length and different from the third side, it's **neither** *equilateral* **nor** *scalene* triangle.

For instance, a triangle with side lengths of *scalene* triangle, but that with length

Apr 10, 2016

See explanation..

#### Explanation:

Equilateral triangle:

An Equilateral triangle has all of its side equal in length.

All of its angles are

Scalene triangle:

A Scalene triangle has sides with different lengths

The angles of a Scalene of a Scalene triangle are also different