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Timinthor
 one year ago
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What is the slope of the hypotenuses of the triangles in simplest form?
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Timinthor
 one year ago
PLEASE HELP! WILL GIVE MEDAL! What is the slope of the hypotenuses of the triangles in simplest form? https://static.k12.com/calms_media/media/1503500_1504000/1503533/1/a240b0c23767b51db95e417cc38a4a5bfff986a5/MS_IMC140523130902.jpg

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Directrix
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1They will have the same slope because they both lie on the same line. Do you know how to find the slope of a line?

timinthor
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0wouldnt you do the y1 the y2 and then that over x1x2?

timinthor
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0dw:1443724989817:dw

timinthor
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0okay, so pretty much what i drew but flipped

Directrix
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1smaller hypotenuse: (10,4) and (5,2) 4  2  = 2/5 for slope 10  5

timinthor
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0oohh, i see now, thank you!

Directrix
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1dw:1443725135493:dw

Directrix
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1Do the difference of the y coordinates over the difference of the x coordinates of the two point. Think of it as Rise over Run.
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