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Precalculus: Mathematics for Calcu...

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Stewart + 5 others
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 9780840068071
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Precalculus: Mathematics for Calcu...

6th Edition
Stewart + 5 others
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 9780840068071

Solutions

Chapter 1.5, Problem 39E
To determine

Solve the equations for b .

Expert Solution

Answer to Problem 39E

  b=c2a2

Explanation of Solution

Given information:

  a2+b2=c2

Formula used:

Transposition of terms.

Calculation:

  a2+b2=c2

Transposing all the other element except the term of b on other side

  a2+b2=c2b2=c2a2

Taking root on both sides of the equation

  b=c2a2

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