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Madeline is standing 2x−4 feet from the base of a tree. The height of the tree is 5x+6 feet. Find the equation that shows the straight-line distance from Madeline's feet to the top of the tree in terms of x.

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Madeline is standing 2x−4 feet from the base of a tree. The height of the tree is 5x+6 feet. Find the equation that shows the straight-line distance from Madeline's feet to the top of the tree in terms of x.

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Step 1

Given:

The height of the tree is 5x+6 feet and the distance between Madeline and the base of a tree is 2x–4.

Step 2

Draw the figure using the given i...

С
5x6
В
2х -4
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С 5x6 В 2х -4

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