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In the diagram below, is an altitude of WXY. What is the length of ? If necessary, round your answer to two decimal places.
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In the diagram below, is an altitude of WXY. What is the length of ? If necessary, round your answer to two decimal places. (Picture below.)

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marcoduuuh
 2 years ago
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vivalakoda
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0What are your answer choices? o:

marcoduuuh
 2 years ago
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vivalakoda
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Well you can use the Pythagorean Thereom to get side WX, which rounded off is 14.4, and the triangles look proportional to me, but to check: \[\frac{ WZ }{ WX } = \frac{ WX }{ WY}\] \[\frac{ 10 }{ 14.4 } = \frac{ 14.4 }{ WY }\] Then you cross multiply to get WY= 20.74 WY=WZ+YZ Substitute in values: 20.74= 10+YZ Subtract 10 from both sides: YZ= 10.74

tcarroll010
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1WX = 10 sqrt(2) by the Pythagorean Theorem. WY/WX = WX/10 because of similar triangles. WY = [(WX)^2]/10 = 20 WY = WZ + YZ YZ = 10

tcarroll010
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1Good luck in all of your studies and thx for the recognition! you're welcome! @marcoduuuh
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