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Two right triangles are congruent. Find the value of x.

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    |dw:1358805173728:dw|

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    |dw:1358805196275:dw|

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    @Mertsj

  4. Mertsj
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    Well, if they are congruent, the corresponding sides have the same measure. So the hypotenuse of the first triangle is equal to the hypotenuse of the second triangle. Write and solve that equation.

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    can u help me ?

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    can u write that please and ill try and solve it and if i do it wrong u can help me ?

  7. Mertsj
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    What is the hypotenuse of the first triangle?

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    33?

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    |dw:1358805453334:dw|

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    What is the hypotenuse of the second triangle?

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    9x-15

  12. Mertsj
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    |dw:1358805520279:dw|

  13. Mertsj
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    Write the equation that says the first hypotenuse is equal to the second hypotenuse.

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    idk how.. can u hlep me write it ..

  15. rebecca1233
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    33 = 9x-15?

  16. Mertsj
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    Solve that equation.

  17. rebecca1233
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    k tell me if im corrrect

  18. Mertsj
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    What did you get?

  19. rebecca1233
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    16/3

  20. Mertsj
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    yep

  21. rebecca1233
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    then what

  22. rebecca1233
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    divide so i get 5.333333 so just say 5?

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    ?

  24. rebecca1233
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    am i right

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