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Line RS is bisected at T. If line RT = 4x + 29 and TS= x + 17, what is the length of line RS

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    So obviously RT = TS
    4x+29 = x + 17
    3x = -12
    x = -4

    RT = 4x+29 = -16+29 = 13
    TS = x+17 = -4+17 = 13 , that's good
    so RS = 26

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