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Posted by **karan** on Saturday, January 7, 2012 at 2:59pm.

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**Damon**, Saturday, January 7, 2012 at 3:33pmIf you do not know Thale's Theorem then look it up.

Briefly a right triangle can be inscribed in a circle with the hypotenuse as a diameter and therefore the middle of the hypotenuse as a radius. Then the right angle is also on the circle at the same distance from the center of the circle.

Thus

radius = 3x-7 = (5x-4)/2

6 x - 14 = 5 x - 4

x = 10

3x-7 = 23

- geometry -
**Damon**, Saturday, January 7, 2012 at 3:34pm

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