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Chapter A.5, Problem 38E
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In Exercises 37-39, c 2 = a 2 + b 2 .

In the right triangle, find b if a = 6 a n d c = 10 .

Chapter A.5, Problem 38E, In Exercises 37-39, c2=a2+b2. In the right triangle, find b if a=6andc=10.

To determine

To find:

To find b if a=6andc=10.

Explanation of Solution

Consider the following equation,

c2=a2+b2.

The diagrammetic representation is given below,

Substitute the values of a=6andc=10 in the above equation to get the following,

c2=a2+b2102=62+b2100=36+

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