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emilysoto123
 3 years ago
What is the perimeter of the following polygon?
emilysoto123
 3 years ago
What is the perimeter of the following polygon?

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Sunshine447
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1the bottom of the triangle is how many units long?

Sunshine447
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1it wants you to find the perimeter so you have to first find the hypotenuse

Sunshine447
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1the triangle is made up of two smaller triangles so you have to find the hypotenuse of one of them

Sunshine447
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1since the bottom of both triangles combined is 16, what is the length of only one of those smaller triangles? HINT: its half of the bottom value

Sunshine447
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1right. Are you familiar with the pythagorean theorem?

Sunshine447
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1okay, so, you have a and b now find c. A=8 and b=15. find C. dont forget to square them

Sunshine447
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1okay, so what is the length of the hypotenuse or one of the smaller triangles?

Sunshine447
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1yup so now you have the value of the bottom of the triangle and the value of both sides. To find the perimeter you have to add the values of all the sides. So whats the perimeter of the triangle?

Sunshine447
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1the sides lengths are 16 17 and 17. whats the perimeter?
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