7th grade math pygorean theroem ms.sue correct

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A wire is stretched from the top of a 26-foot pole to a point on the ground that is 15 feet from the bottom of the pole. Approximately how long is the wire in feet? (1 point)

16
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30
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4.30 is it correct?

  • 7th grade math pygorean theroem ms.sue correct -

    i meant 30 is that correct

  • 7th grade math pygorean theroem ms.sue correct -

    c^2 = a^2 + b^2
    c^2 = 15^2 + 26^2
    c^2 = 225 + 676 =901
    c = sqrt(901) = ?

  • 7th grade math pygorean theroem ms.sue correct -

    yes its 30 thanks.

  • 7th grade math pygorean theroem ms.sue correct -

    always draw the diagrams out, it makes the question much more clearer and easier to understand.

    use the basic rule of C^2 = a^2 + b^2

  • 7th grade math pygorean theroem ms.sue correct -

    ANSWRS IS 30

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