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7-73.

The guidelines set forth by the National Kitchen & Bath Association recommends that the perimeter of the triangle connecting the refrigerator (F), stove, and sink of a kitchen be 26 feet or less. Lashayia is planning to renovate her kitchen and has chosen the design at right. (Note: All measurements are in feet.) Does her design conform to the National Kitchen and Bath Association's guidelines? Show how you got your answer. Homework Help ✎

Use the Pythagorean Theorem to find the distance between the stove and sink, then the Law of Cosines to find the remaining side length of the triangle.