how many altitudes can one triangle have?

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Here is the answer to your question.
An altitude of a triangle is a line through a vertex and perpendicular to side opposite to the vertex. Since a triangle has 3 vertices, therefore, it has 3 altitudes.

In ∆ABC,
AD, BE and CF are the three altitude of the triangle.

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there are 3 altitude of the triangle

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