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whpalmer4
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Okay, what is the length of the two remaining sides?
whpalmer4
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Well, not explicitly. What is the formula for the perimeter?
timo86m
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perimeter = all the sides the 2 sides are the same
p=14+8+2x
Sheradon.burkett
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I think the answer is 44?
timo86m
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legs are 5
whpalmer4
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whpalmer4
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Can you figure out the height of the trapezoid?
whpalmer4
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"44?" isn't an answer choice. When we're done, you'll definitely know what the answer is.
him1618
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it isnt an answer choice?wow
Sheradon.burkett
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the height is 4? ... and yes, 44 is an answer choice.
whpalmer4
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44 is an answer choice. "44?" is not.
him1618
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extremely smart
whpalmer4
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There's a difference between taking a stab at an answer, and understanding what you've done so that you know what the answer is.
whpalmer4
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You can know that you've got it right.
whpalmer4
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My old math teacher would always say "is that an answer, or a prayer?" :-)
whpalmer4
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How did you find the height?
Sheradon.burkett
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i think it's 4...
timo86m
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use pythogorean theorem
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I know the height is 4, and the area is 44. I want to make sure that you can look at a problem like this and find the answer and be confident that you've done it right. That's a good outcome, right?
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and it is 4
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