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anonymous
 4 years ago
A ramp represented by segment PQ in the figure below is used to load cargo on a truck. Maya wants to find the length of the ramp.
A right triangle PQR with the right angle at R and RQ as the base. Length of segment PR is 12 feet. S is a point on side PQ and T is a point on side RQ so that ST is parallel to PR. The length of SQ is 15 feet and the length of ST is 9 feet.
What is the length of the ramp used?
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5 feet
10 feet
20 feet
25 feet
anonymous
 4 years ago
A ramp represented by segment PQ in the figure below is used to load cargo on a truck. Maya wants to find the length of the ramp. A right triangle PQR with the right angle at R and RQ as the base. Length of segment PR is 12 feet. S is a point on side PQ and T is a point on side RQ so that ST is parallel to PR. The length of SQ is 15 feet and the length of ST is 9 feet. What is the length of the ramp used? Answer 5 feet 10 feet 20 feet 25 feet

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