Monday

September 1, 2014

September 1, 2014

Posted by **Blake** on Thursday, December 19, 2013 at 8:43am.

- geometry -
**Cambridge**, Thursday, December 19, 2013 at 9:02amM 15

z P

9 x

N y O

- geometry -
**Reiny**, Thursday, December 19, 2013 at 11:52amI sketched your triangle and concluded that the right angle must be at N

It is easy to show that

triangle MPN ≈ triangle NPO

then MP/PN = PN/PO

15/9 = 9/PO

15PO = 81

PO = 81/15 = 27/5

**Answer this Question**

**Related Questions**

Geometry - The shape is a triangle with a line in the middle. How do I write an ...

geometry - if triangle MNO is an acute triangle and MN=x-1, NO=x+1, and MO=8, ...

geometry - the bases of two triangles are the same length. The altitude of the ...

Geometry altitude - a(-2,4) b (4,6) c (-4,-4) find the equation for the altitude...

Geometry - Can you help me with Always, Sometimes, Never questions?? I have ...

Geometry Honors - Can someone help me with Always, Sometimes, Never questions?? ...

geometry - The altitude upon the hypotenuse of a right triangle divides the ...

math - triangle ABC has vertices A(3,4), B(4,-3) and C(-4,-1). a. draw a sketch ...

math 8 - the measure of one angle of MNO is 90 . This means that the triangle ...

geometry - Each base of an isosceles triangle measures 42 degrees, 30'. The base...