# Chapter 5 - Section 5.5 - Special Right Triangles - Exercises - Page 248: 26

They will be about 10.4 miles apart.

#### Work Step by Step

Mara's distance=12$\times$$\frac{1}{2} Mara's distance=6 miles GT=Mara's Distance \times$$\sqrt 3$ GT=6$\sqrt 3$ GT$\approx$10.4

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