Posted by **Emily** on Tuesday, March 11, 2008 at 10:14pm.

A parallelogram has sides 8 and 12. The shorter altitude is 6. Find the length of the other altitude.

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It says the answer is 9, but I don't know how they got that. Any help is greatly appreciated!!

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