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6-56.

Examine the triangle shown at right. Solve for $x$ twice, using two different methods. Show your work for each method clearly.

Use the $45^{\circ}\text{-}45^{\circ}\text{-}90^{\circ}$ triangle pattern. Another method is to use the Pythagorean Theorem.

$x = 8 \sqrt{2} \approx 11.3$ units