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Posted by **Tabby** on Tuesday, December 4, 2007 at 8:07pm.

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**Claudia**, Tuesday, December 4, 2007 at 8:13pmfirst you must have the formula

a^2+b^2=c^2

now you just have to plugg in the numbers into the formula

a^2+24^2=25^2

solve for a

do it and then post your answer I will check if it is right

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**Ms. Sue**, Tuesday, December 4, 2007 at 8:13pmYou'll need to plug these lengths in this theorem:

a^2 + b^2 = c^2

a^2 + 576 = 625

a^2 = 49

a = ?

- algebra -
**Tabby**, Tuesday, December 4, 2007 at 8:19pma = 7?

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- algebra -
**Ms. Sue**, Tuesday, December 4, 2007 at 8:20pmRight! a = 7

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