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#1 2013-11-06 15:31:02

conor
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plz help math

point p lies on the line x = -3 and is 10 units from the point (5,2) find the product of all  possible y-coordinates that satisfy the given conditions

#2 2013-11-06 18:00:01

bobbym
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From: Bumpkinland
Registered: 2009-04-12
Posts: 90,758

Re: plz help math

Hi conor;

The product is -32


In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.

I agree with you regarding the satisfaction and importance of actually computing some numbers. I can't tell you how often I see time and money wasted because someone didn't bother to run the numbers.

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#3 2013-11-08 11:07:00

JEF
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Re: plz help math

I agree with the the double sized 3-4-5 triangles used by carpenters and the answer provided.

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