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Posted by **Sasha** on Monday, October 27, 2008 at 9:10pm.

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**bobpursley**, Monday, October 27, 2008 at 9:14pmon walked 12km, and one walked 16km at right angles.

Isn't this a 3-4-5 right triangle?

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**Sasha**, Monday, October 27, 2008 at 9:17pmYes, it probably is, but I have a hard time solving problems that involve 3-4-5 triangles or anything similar to that.

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**Reiny**, Monday, October 27, 2008 at 9:17pmWow, Edna and Nancy walk for 16 km and 12 km??

Can't be in 2008, they would get in their SUV's for sure, lol

I see a right-angled triangle with sides 12 and 16, where you have to find the hypotenuse.

Think Pythagoras !

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**Sasha**, Monday, October 27, 2008 at 9:18pmlol, thank you. I understand the problem now.

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