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8-50.

Without using your calculator, find the exact values of $x$ and $y$ in each diagram below.

All three triangles are special right triangles. See the Math Notes box in Lesson 5.3.1 for shortcuts to find the lengths of sides of special right triangles.

$x=18,\ y=9\sqrt{3}$

$x=24\sqrt{2},\ y=24$

1. Refer to parts (a) and (b).