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2. help123please.

@timo86m

3. timo86m

in the small side solve for the hypatanuse call it H

4. help123please.

I'll rotate it using a photo editor.

5. timo86m

then h/x=8/12

6. help123please.

Oh. Okay.

7. timo86m

nooo need lol find hypotenuse of first small triangle. And lets say it is h then h/x=8/12 solve for x

8. help123please.

pythagorean theorem a^2+b^2=c^2 6^2+8^2=10?

9. help123please.

(sqrt 100 = 10)?

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$\sqrt{10}$

11. timo86m

sqrt(6^2+8^2)

12. timo86m

so yes it is 10 :) h=10

13. help123please.

yay! I got it! gracias:D

14. timo86m

sqrt of 100=10 :P

15. help123please.

So now, x/10=8/12?

16. timo86m

so now h/x=8/12 10/x=8/12

17. help123please.

is it ok if i do x/10?

18. timo86m

flip it 123

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[ps we typed almost the same thing;lol]

20. help123please.

Ok 86.:D

21. timo86m

10/x=8/12

22. help123please.

Okay; let me solve.

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15?

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[ft]

25. timo86m

that is simplest way. altho there could be more

26. help123please.

okay. gracias...

27. timo86m

15 ft sounds reasonable.

28. help123please.

okay.

29. timo86m

de nada

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