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Kailee1423

  • one year ago

Find the length of the leg. If your answer is not an integer, leave it in simplest radical form. (Drawing in comments)

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  1. Kailee1423
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    |dw:1438888428723:dw|

  2. Kailee1423
    • one year ago
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    @mathway can you please help me with this?

  3. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    Do you know the 45-45-90 special right triangle?

  4. Kailee1423
    • one year ago
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    Yes

  5. Kailee1423
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    Which leg are they wanting me to find? There are two.

  6. anonymous
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    Well, it doesn't actually matter because the legs have the same length. :)

  7. Kailee1423
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    Oh... Haha that makes sense.

  8. Kailee1423
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    But don't I need another measurement to use sine?

  9. anonymous
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    You don't have to use sine in this. Well, actually you can.

  10. Kailee1423
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    Sin 45 = x/24?

  11. anonymous
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    Which do you prefer?

  12. anonymous
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    Yes you are right. Then solve for x.

  13. Kailee1423
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    Ok thanks!!:)

  14. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    you are welcome :)

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