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anonymous

  • one year ago

In parallelogram DEFG where they meet in the middle at H, DH=x+1, HF=3y, GH=3x-4, and HE=5y+1. Find the values of x and y

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  1. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    please explain also

  2. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    where is the link there is none copy paste it

  3. anonymous
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    It won't let me copy and paste it

  4. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    I think that x=5 and y=2 but i'm not sure

  5. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    If I understand it correctly that means DH=GH and HE=HF so setup the equations x+1=3x-4 3y=5y+1 then solve for each. I got X=2.5 and Y=-0.5

  6. anonymous
    • one year ago
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    according to the picture of the parallelogram DH=HF and GH=HE :/

  7. anonymous
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    oh nm I did it wrong

  8. anonymous
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    you're right @EJCeballos thank you

  9. anonymous
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    Upper left being D, upper right being E, bottom right being G ,and bottom left being F?

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