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 2 years ago
What is the distance from point A to point B?
Enter your answer on the standard grid. (There may be more than 1 correct answer)
Answer:
a. 1 2/3
b. 1.666
c. 1 3/4
d. 1.34
e. Both a and b
 2 years ago
What is the distance from point A to point B? Enter your answer on the standard grid. (There may be more than 1 correct answer) Answer: a. 1 2/3 b. 1.666 c. 1 3/4 d. 1.34 e. Both a and b

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Rosh007
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0ok you need to find DE.. then use the parallel property

RadEn
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1let the length of AB = x because triangle AEC similar with BED, so AC/AE = BD/BE 7/(x+10) = 6/10 6(x+10) = 7*10 6x+60=70 6x=7060 6x=10 x=10/6=5/3= ....? (it can convert to mix fraction or decimal)

Rosh007
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0then again appy pythagores theorem to by cosidering the length as x

RadEn
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1lol, use ur calculator : 5/3=... ?

Rosh007
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0consider the triangle DBE first

Rosh007
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0find DE using pythagores theorem

RadEn
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1@Rosh007, DBE is not a right triangle but acute triangle

Rosh007
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Ow,,,, sorry.. that is right,,....

skittles223
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0so it would be 1.666
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