Cowboy Bob's Ropes |

Cowboy Bob uses 3 ropes in his circus act. Each rope has a different length.The two smallest ropes have a total length of 19 feet. The two largest ropes have a combined length of 27 feet. The average of the lengths of the 3 ropes is 12 feet.

What is the sum of the lengths of the small and large ropes?

What is the area of the triangle that would be formed if Bob laid the 3 ropes on the ground, end-to-end?Extra:

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