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Unformatted text preview: 5. Let x = the shorter leg 2x 6 = the longer leg Sentence: The shorter leg is 8 feet and the longer leg is 10 feet. 6. Let x = the shorter leg 2x + 2 = the longer leg (2x + 2) + 1 = the hypotenuse Sentence: The shorter leg is 5 inches, the longer leg is 12 inches, and the hypotenuse is 13 inches. 7. Let x = the shorter leg 3x + 4 = the hypotenuse 3x + 3 = the longer leg Sentence: The shorter leg is 7 feet, the longer leg is 24 feet, and the hypotenuse is 25 feet....
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This note was uploaded on 01/13/2012 for the course MATH 52 taught by Professor Janetfrewing during the Fall '10 term at Riverside Community College.
- Fall '10