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Claire4christ
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Can someone help me with this please.
An airplane mechanic stands on a runway with a horizontal distance of 28 feet from the base of a control tower. The mechanic sees a pilot in the top of the control tower, 25 feet from the ground. Find the distance (to the nearest tenth of a foot) between the mechanic and pilot.
Distance, to the nearest tenth = ___ ft.
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Claire4christ Group Title
Can someone help me with this please. An airplane mechanic stands on a runway with a horizontal distance of 28 feet from the base of a control tower. The mechanic sees a pilot in the top of the control tower, 25 feet from the ground. Find the distance (to the nearest tenth of a foot) between the mechanic and pilot. Distance, to the nearest tenth = ___ ft.
 2 years ago
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MrMoose Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
So remember the formula for distance is: \[\sqrt{(\Delta x)^2 + (\Delta y)^2}\]
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Claire4christ Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
so what triangle means
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dw:1349652797806:dw
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dw:1349652879921:dw
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Claire4christ Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
right
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MrMoose Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
Well, as a matter of style, the 25 and 28 should probably be switched, but yes
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Claire4christ Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
dw:1349653037472:dw
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MrMoose Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
well aren't we fancy
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Claire4christ Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
i know
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Claire4christ Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
D=(28x)^2+(25y)^2
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34.54
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is that right????
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Claire4christ Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
add them together is 1,409
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Claire4christ Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
i was using my iphone
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Claire4christ Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
37.5 is the right answer. thank you
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CliffSedge Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
Good ol' Pythagorean Theorem  don't leave home without it!
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Claire4christ Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
ok i wont
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