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2-48.

In the diagram at right, . Homework Help ✎graph

  1. Solve for .

    The sides of the triangle are proportional. Write an equation and solve for .

    Because distance cannot be negative, , not .

  2. Calculate the perimeter of .

    Use your results from part (a) and the Pythagorean Theorem to determine the length of the hypotenuse.