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 one year ago
Find the length of the altitude drawn to the hypotenuse. The triangle is not drawn to scale.
 one year ago
Find the length of the altitude drawn to the hypotenuse. The triangle is not drawn to scale.

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ganeshie8
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0try seting up an useful proportion (similar triangles)

UmmmHELP
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0um? how do you do that..like I said in the last one I am REALLY bad at this section

ganeshie8
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0ok, here il tell you a shortcut : height of altitude = geometric mean of hypotenuse segments.

UmmmHELP
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0I got 11.4? @ganeshie8

UmmmHELP
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0@aajugdar what do you mean see? you posted that a few mins ago

aajugdar
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0yeah i am looking too :D

UmmmHELP
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0okay haha i was confused @aajugdar

aajugdar
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0yeah he is right thats final answer

genius12
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.011.4. You can use the geometric mean method that @ganeshie8 suggested or you can make a system of equations and solve for a.

UmmmHELP
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0idk now the time ran up on the assignment

genius12
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0If 11.4 is not an option then that might mean that the options are in exact form. Is this the option then:\[\sqrt{130}\] @UmmmHELP

UmmmHELP
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0okay.... well thanks guys!
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