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anonymous

  • one year ago

a sail is in the form of a right triangle that is four times as high as it is wide. the sail is made from 32 square meter of material. what is its height??

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  1. misssunshinexxoxo
    • one year ago
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    (1/2)(h/4)h = 32 h^2/8 = 32 h^2 = 32*8 = 256 h = sqrt(256) h = 16 Height is 16 meters.

  2. anonymous
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    thank you

  3. misssunshinexxoxo
    • one year ago
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    Cheers

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