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Robert left his house and biked 12km east before changing direction. He then biked 16 km south. If he bikes home on the most direct path to his house, how many kilometers must he travel?
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Robert left his house and biked 12km east before changing direction. He then biked 16 km south. If he bikes home on the most direct path to his house, how many kilometers must he travel?
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alexwee123Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
dw:1339479231206:dw use Pythagorean theorem to solve out for x
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alexwee123Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
and that would be your answer :)
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ashleysmithBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
is there another way to solve it ? like an equation or something?
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alexwee123Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
yes the pythagorean theorem there probably is another way to solve this but using the theorem is the easiest way
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CalcmathleteBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
\[c^{2} = a^{2} + b^{2}\] \[c^{2} = 12^{2} + 16^{2}\] \[c^{2} = 144 + 256\] Can you solve it now?
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CalcmathleteBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
You're welcome :)
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