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Additional Challenge: Use the diagram and your answer to problem 9-138 above. If your classroom measured ft by ft by ft, what distance would the fly travel? Homework Help ✎

Find the distance the fly traveled by finding the hypotenuse of the triangle (in orange).
Notice that the longest leg of the right triangle (in purple) is the distance between two opposite corners on the floor.