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richardlong369
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How would i find the missing side lengths of this triangle
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richardlong369 Group Title
How would i find the missing side lengths of this triangle
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chels1226 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
the first 2 sides of the triangle have to be greater than the third, when you add them together
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richardlong369 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
dw:1352937085768:dw
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Brittni0605 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
set up an equation
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richardlong369 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
Its not pathagorean thorem?
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Brittni0605 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
No because you have two unknown sides.
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richardlong369 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
So how would you find two unknown side lengths that are radicals ?
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Brittni0605 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
pythagorean theorem for this problem would look like: dw:1352937549063:dw
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Brittni0605 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
This doesnt help you find the side lengths.
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richardlong369 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
ok i get that
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richardlong369 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
so how would you set up an equation to solve for the unknown side lengths
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Brittni0605 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
so since you know the degrees of your triangle you can set up an equation. I'll show u.
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dw:1352937702279:dw
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richardlong369 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
i calculated it and it just gives me deciamls which i believe the answers come out to be radicals
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Brittni0605 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
They are radicals, your calc is giving equivalent decimals
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richardlong369 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
so how could i make them into radicals from decimal form?
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dw:1352938216737:dw
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dw:1352938297593:dw
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Brittni0605 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
is that the same as the decimal you got?
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Brittni0605 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
Its what im getting as a decimal.
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