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October 23, 2014

October 23, 2014

Posted by **kimama** on Sunday, November 8, 2009 at 10:51pm.

- geometry -
**Anonymous**, Monday, November 9, 2009 at 12:14amUse the Pythagorean Theorem, which states that

Hypothenuse² = a²+b²

where a and are sides adjacent to the right angle.

so in this case,

H²=33²+56²

Solve for H.

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