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azaiah808
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Two flag poles in front of the courthouse are 12 ft tall. The distance from the top of one pole to the base of the other as shown in the diagram is 20 ft. What is the distance between the two flag poles?
http://i48.tinypic.com/2qtlua1.jpg
A.16 ft
B.23 ft
C.18 ft
D.15 ft
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 2 years ago
azaiah808 Group Title
Two flag poles in front of the courthouse are 12 ft tall. The distance from the top of one pole to the base of the other as shown in the diagram is 20 ft. What is the distance between the two flag poles? http://i48.tinypic.com/2qtlua1.jpg A.16 ft B.23 ft C.18 ft D.15 ft
 2 years ago
 2 years ago

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dpaInc Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
use the pythagorean theorem and solve for x where x is the distance between the poles... 20^2 = x^2 + 12^2
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azaiah808 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
so whats the answer ABC or D?
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pratu043 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
Solve the equation @dpalnc has given you and you will get the answer.
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