ALGEBRA
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Find a set of values for a and b that will result into a rectangular computer monitor with a diagonal (c) of 20".

Clue:
3, 4, 5 form a right angles triangle since
3^2 + 4^2 = 5^2
what would I have to multiply 5 by to get 20 ?
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