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ihatealgebrasomuch
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Can someone please help me solve for x? **will draw the triangle**
 one year ago
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ihatealgebrasomuch Group Title
Can someone please help me solve for x? **will draw the triangle**
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dw:1353973213886:dw
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geoffb Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
\(a^{2} + b^{2} = c^{2}\)
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satellite73 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
\(2^2+(x+3)^2=(3x+5)^2\)
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dw:1353973382413:dw
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ihatealgebrasomuch Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
@geoffb i know, but there is a certain way to do it when solving for x that i didnt learn due to absence. can someone please show me the way to find x?
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hba Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
(Use Pythagoras Theorem) dw:1353973381648:dw
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@ihatealgebrasomuch Got it ?
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hba Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
H is the hypotenuse B is the base and P is the Perpendicular
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i know the pythagorean theorem, but i dont understand how to solve this problem. i tried but the answer i got was completely wrong from the teachers @hba
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@satellite73 gave you the formula. @hba, I think you mislabelled.
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i know, that you'd get 4+(x+3)^2 = (3x+5)^2 i did the math and got something like √3/2 , but the answer is x = (3/2) + (√3/2) and i dont understand why
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