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MaryJSmith
 3 years ago
The length of the altitude drawn to the hypotenuse of a right triangle is 8. What could be the possible lengths of the segments of the hypotenuse?
4 and 4
4 and 8
4 and 16
4 and 64
MaryJSmith
 3 years ago
The length of the altitude drawn to the hypotenuse of a right triangle is 8. What could be the possible lengths of the segments of the hypotenuse? 4 and 4 4 and 8 4 and 16 4 and 64

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y2o2
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0i think all answers are wrong

MaryJSmith
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Those were the answer choices given to me..

bluepig148
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1THM: alt to hyp, alt is geomean b/w sgmts of hyp. So, 4/8 = 8/4 nope 4/8 = 8/8 nope 4/8 = 8/16 YES! 4/8 = 8/64 nope Answer is 4 and 16.
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