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Posted by **Mathy** on Monday, February 7, 2011 at 8:02pm.

- Algebra -
**helper**, Monday, February 7, 2011 at 8:13pmIf your draw a sketch of this you will see that a right triangle can be formed.

The base of the right triangle is 37 and the other leg is 23. The hypotenuse is the wire.

Using the Pythagorean theorem,

c^2 = 23^2 + 37^2

Solve for c

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