Basic College Mathematics (10th Edition)

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Chapters 1-8 - Cumulative Review Exercises - Page 622: 25

Answer

$y = 24.2$ mm

Work Step by Step

1. Use the Pythagorean Theorem to solve for the missing length $a^{2} + b^{2} = c^{2}$ $c^{2} = 19^{2} + 15^{2}$ $c^{2} = 361 + 225$ $c^{2} = 586$ $c = \sqrt 586$ $c = 24.2074...$ mm $c = 24.2$ mm
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