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  • 3 years ago

What is the value of x in the figure below? A. √324 B. 6 C. 27/12 D. 27 E. 16/3 F. √27 (Picture below.)

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  1. marcoduuuh
    • 3 years ago
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  2. marcoduuuh
    • 3 years ago
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    COOKIES FOR HOWEVER HAS THE ANSWER! >:D

  3. mathstudent55
    • 3 years ago
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    In a right triangle, When you draw an altitude to the hypotenuse, the new triangles formed are similar to the original triangle, so lengths of sides are proportional. 27/12 = 12/x Cross multiply and solve for x

  4. marcoduuuh
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    x=16/3?

  5. marcoduuuh
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    @mathstudent55

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    @rebeccaskell94

  7. rebeccaskell94
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    You still owe me a shirt btw

  8. rebeccaskell94
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    @ash2326 you are super good at this and marcoooss is like one of my friends so can you helps him :3 Pwease?

  9. marcoduuuh
    • 3 years ago
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    Omg, I forgot about that! I'm buying you one right now! (;

  10. ParthKohli
    • 3 years ago
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    Hi, I'm already here to spoil the mood. What @mathstudent55 is correct, yup.

  11. marcoduuuh
    • 3 years ago
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    YAY. Thanks broskie! (: So the answer is x=16/3?

  12. ParthKohli
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    Yuppity yuppity yup

  13. mathstudent55
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    Yes, x = 16/3

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