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A 4.5 m long pipe rests against a 2 m high tank, one end of the pipe is on the ground 3 m from the base of the tank. How much of the pipe overhangs the tank?

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    89.4 cm

  • Plzzzzz help urgent math -

    Pythagorean Theorem:

    a^2 + b^2 = c^2

    2^2 + 3^2 = c^2

    4 + 9 = √13 = 3.6

    4.5 - 3.6 = ?

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    Can u show ur work? Thanks a bunch

  • Plzzzzz help urgent math -

    Oh thank you ms sue :D

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