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  • 3 years ago

What are the values of a and b? Please Explain, Figure is below.

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  1. math_crasher
    • 3 years ago
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  2. telltoamit
    • 3 years ago
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    use pythagoras theorem

  3. math_crasher
    • 3 years ago
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    I'm sorry but I don't get it.

  4. telltoamit
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    what dont u get

  5. math_crasher
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    Can you pls explain the Pythagorean theorem

  6. telltoamit
    • 3 years ago
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    the side makin an angle of 90, in this case a and 2 the sum of their squares equals square of the other side

  7. math_crasher
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    Oh ok so the triangle next to 2 and a are equal?

  8. telltoamit
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    sorry??

  9. math_crasher
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    2 and a are equal? does that mean 32 and b are too?

  10. estudier
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    Use Pythagorus 3 times to get 3 equations in 3 unknowns, solve.

  11. math_crasher
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    How do i do that?

  12. telltoamit
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    2 and a are NOT equal

  13. math_crasher
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    oh ok

  14. estudier
    • 3 years ago
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    I just explained what u have to do....

  15. math_crasher
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    ok

  16. telltoamit
    • 3 years ago
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    \[a^{2} + 2^{2} = b^{2}\]

  17. math_crasher
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    oh ok that clears it

  18. telltoamit
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    cool

  19. math_crasher
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    thanks

  20. telltoamit
    • 3 years ago
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    yw

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