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anonymous

  • one year ago

Use ΔABC shown below to answer the question that follows: Triangle ABC with segment AD drawn from vertex A and intersecting side CB. What statement is needed to prove that ΔABC is similar to ΔDBA? Segment BC is a hypotenuse. Angle B is congruent to itself. Segment BA is shorter than segment BC. Segment BC is intersected by segment AD.

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  1. anonymous
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    hi @ganeshie8 I tried to download the gyazo but my computer didn't want to download it for som ereason

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    @ganeshie8

  4. welshfella
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    I assume that AD is perpendicular to CB - right?

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    - it must be for the triangles to be similar

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    so that is one pair of angles which are congruent in the 2 triangles ( the 2 right angles) Now you have to show that another pair of angles are congruent.

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