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October 21, 2014

Posted by **Suz** on Tuesday, March 24, 2009 at 2:43am.

- Math -
**Damon**, Tuesday, March 24, 2009 at 5:36amx^2+9^2 = 10^2 where x is base to house along ground

x^2 = 100 - 81 = 19

x = sqrt(19)

then

x^2 + h^2 = 16^2

h^2 = 256 - 19 = 237

h = sqrt (237)

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