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Ammarah
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Find the value of x in the circle. Explain your reasoning.
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Ammarah Group Title
Find the value of x in the circle. Explain your reasoning.
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Ammarah Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
dw:1361850022162:dw
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jim_thompson5910 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
so you are saying EF = 15 units and HG = 15 units ?
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jim_thompson5910 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
these two triangles are congruent by the HL property dw:1361850491541:dw
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jim_thompson5910 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
so AQ = QB by CPCTC so 4x  1 = x+8
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Ammarah Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
ohhh i was doing it equal to 15!!
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jim_thompson5910 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
no, those 15s really play no part in finding x, just in showing that the two triangles are congruent
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Ammarah Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
ohhlk so the answer is 7
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jim_thompson5910 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
x is not 7
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jim_thompson5910 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
4x  1 = x+8 4x  x = 8 + 1 3x = 9 x = ?
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Ammarah Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
the answer in my book says 7/3
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Mertsj Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
Congruent chords are equidistant from the center of a circle.
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jim_thompson5910 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
must be a typo since it's just x = 3
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Ammarah Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
ok....i guess ur right
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Ammarah Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
i need more help
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Mertsj Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
Are you sure it is not 4x+1 in your picture?
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Ammarah Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
YEAH ITS 4x +1
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Mertsj Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
So now, when you equate the distances from the center, you will get 7/3 for x.
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jim_thompson5910 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
oh that makes more sense now
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