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#76 2013-03-14 15:59:44

bethee
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Re: finding the missing side of a triangle

is there anyone who can help me like asap

#77 2013-03-14 16:13:54

bobbym
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Re: finding the missing side of a triangle

Hi;

What do you need?

In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.
If it ain't broke, fix it until it is.
Always satisfy the Prime Directive of getting the right answer above all else.

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#78 2013-03-14 16:23:10

bethee
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Re: finding the missing side of a triangle

hypotenuse is 20 inches one of the legs are 16 inches what is the measure of the other leg. i got 12 but i dont think its right

#79 2013-03-14 16:45:12

bobbym
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From: Bumpkinland
Registered: 2009-04-12
Posts: 109,606

Re: finding the missing side of a triangle

Hi;

12 is correct , very good! Welcome to the forum.

In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.
If it ain't broke, fix it until it is.
Always satisfy the Prime Directive of getting the right answer above all else.

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