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tiffers24

  • one year ago

Help with questions 1-5 please?

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  1. tiffers24
    • one year ago
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    1.What is the length of RS? 2. What is the value of x? 3. What is the value of y? 4. What is the length of UW? 5. What is the length of UV?

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  2. amistre64
    • one year ago
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    there seems to be alot of assumptions wed have to make for that picture to come up with any sort of solutions.

  3. tiffers24
    • one year ago
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    That's why im so confused

  4. amistre64
    • one year ago
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    assume all the triangles are similar to |dw:1361984775694:dw|

  5. amistre64
    • one year ago
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    2x = 11 3y = 15.9 and the side with the 12 on it can either be scaled or determine the similar proportion of the top segment

  6. tiffers24
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    Okay thank you

  7. amistre64
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    other than that, im as lost at it as you are :) good luck

  8. tiffers24
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    Hahaha I'll try my best!

  9. amistre64
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    if im still around, i can dbl chk what you get if you need me to

  10. tiffers24
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    Ok thank you, i will post my answers once I'm done

  11. amistre64
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    you say: 1. 24 2. 6 3. 5.3 4. 7.95 5. 12 id say x=11/2, y=16/3 for starters then the proportion\[\frac{12}{11}=\frac{RS}{11+11/2}\] \[\frac{12(11+11/2)}{11}=RS\] \[12(1+1/2)=RS=18\]

  12. tiffers24
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    Okayy, i see i see

  13. amistre64
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    but someting just doesnt sit right for me in that .... if 2x=11, then RS should equal 24

  14. amistre64
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    lol, i did 11+11/2 and not 11+2(11/2) :)

  15. amistre64
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    uv = 15.9 uw=11 x=11/2 = 5.5 y=5.3 rs=24 sounds good to me

  16. tiffers24
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    Sorry i took so long, went on break but thank you so much :)

  17. tiffers24
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    Those were all right :)

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