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One leg of a right triangle is 4 millimeters shorter than the longer leg and the hypotenuse is 4 millimeters longer than the short leg. Find the lengths of the sides of the triangle.
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One leg of a right triangle is 4 millimeters shorter than the longer leg and the hypotenuse is 4 millimeters longer than the short leg. Find the lengths of the sides of the triangle.
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MertsjBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
Why did you repost this problem? You know that this triangle is impossible.
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lamthornhillBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
I put exactly what was on my homework website..
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MertsjBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
Do you understand that the hypotenuse MUST be longer than either leg?
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lamthornhillBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
No cause I don't understand this algebra that I'm taken....... it's be several years since I have been in high school
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lamthornhillBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
I got the question wrong to get the answers.... It is a workable question. the answers were, 12, 9, and 15
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MertsjBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
No it isn't. Not if you have stated it correctly.
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lamthornhillBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
I copied it word for word from the homework website
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MertsjBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
How can the answers be 12, 9 and 15 if the hypotenuse is 3 more than the short leg?
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lamthornhillBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
i don't know........ those are the answers that the website game me....
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MertsjBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
The short leg is 9 and the hypotenuse is 15 according to the answers you posted.
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lamthornhillBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
I just put what the website said
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