Geometry

Point J is between H and K on line segment HK. use th given information to write an equation in terms of x. Solve the equation. Then find HJ and JK.
HJ=(x/4)
JK= 3x - 4
KH = 22

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  1. clearly, HJ+JK=HK, so

    x/4 + 3x-4 = 22

    now just solve for x and evaluate the distances

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    posted by Steve
  2. ok, I got X = 2

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  3. is 2 correct for X?

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