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PRETTY PLEASE HELP!!!!!?????? Jason wants to walk the shortest distance to get from the parking lot to the beach. diagram of a triangle to help measure the shortest distance to the beach between the parking lot the refreshement stand and the beach a. How far is the spot on the beach from the parking lot? b. How far will he have to walk from the parking lot to get to the refreshment stand?

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    https://www.connexus.com/content/media/461958-2152011-124536-PM-1255785049.png

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    ^^ that's the link for the picture

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    Picture link doesnt work

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    |dw:1359759323762:dw|

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    You need to use the pythagorean theorem. a^2 + b^2 = c^2

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    I know the hypotenuse, I forgot how to find a^2 and b^2 when they're missing

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    Is the 24 a known value?

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    Well that was "part a" of the question that I answered

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    32^2+24^2=c^2 1600=c^2 c=40m

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    Thank you so much for your help :)

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