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anonymous
 one year ago
WILL GIVE MEDAL!!!
What is the side length of b in the triangle shown below?
anonymous
 one year ago
WILL GIVE MEDAL!!! What is the side length of b in the triangle shown below?

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Nnesha
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1one question at time please

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0@Nnesha oops sorry would the answer be 32?

Nnesha
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1answer 32 ? where is the question ?

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0dw:1434054082020:dw

Nnesha
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1is it a right triangle ?

Nnesha
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1alright Pythagorean theorem \[\huge\rm a^2 +b^2 =c^2\] plug in values and solve for missing side remember c is the longest side of right triangle which is hypotenuse

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0@Nnesha so 15^2+b^2=17^2

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0@Nnesha so then 225+b^2=289

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0@Nnesha then do I do 289225?

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0@Nnesha I got 64 but 64 isn't one of my answer options...

Nnesha
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1yep b^2 = 64 you need b

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0@Nnesha sorry what do I do next? I haven't done this in a while..

Nnesha
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1so you have to take square root both sides to cancel out square of b

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0@Nnesha oh ya so 8 ok thanks

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0@Nnesha is there anyway you would help me with 2 more problems? I can give you two more medals
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