Posted by **eric** on Sunday, October 13, 2013 at 6:41pm.

AC and BD are straight lines, EB=16, DE=24, BC=10. What is the length of AD

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**Reiny**, Sunday, October 13, 2013 at 7:30pm
not enough information.

Are AC and BD on the same straight line?

Are AC and BD parallel lines?

I drew AC and BD as two non-parallel distinct lines and the problem made no sense

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**eric**, Sunday, October 13, 2013 at 7:51pm
ABE and ECD are right triangles. BD is the base straight line and AC is the hypotenuse line intersecting at E.

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