Posted by **john** on Thursday, April 22, 2010 at 1:56pm.

Given Circle D, find the length of segment DB if the measure of segment DE = 25 units and the measure of segment BC = 24 units.

Explain your solution.

- 9th grade -
**bobpursley**, Thursday, April 22, 2010 at 2:22pm
Without a figure, DB, DE, and BC are meaningless terms.

- 9th grade -
**Shreya**, Friday, May 14, 2010 at 7:32pm
25^2=24^2+b^2

625=576+b^2

49=b^2

b=7

DB=7

I'm in 8th grade and doing this stuff.

- 11th grade -
**bill**, Monday, May 23, 2011 at 12:19pm
flvs??

- 6th grade -
**dyenumber7**, Wednesday, June 29, 2011 at 2:12pm
7 (flvs module 7)

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