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The altitude to the hypotenuse of a right triangle divides the hypotenuse into segments that are $2 \mathrm{cm}$ long and $5 \mathrm{cm}$ long. Find the length of the altitude to the nearest tenth of a centimeter.

$a=3.2 \mathrm{cm}$

Geometry

Chapter 8

Right Triangles and Trigonometry

Section 1

Similarity in Right Triangles

Right Triangles

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Relationships Within Triangles

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for this question. We're told that you don't have partners adviser. How partners into two segments which are choosing a muse alone for seven years old and were asked to find the altitude. And so you know that our altitude so a squared is equal to five times two, which is you go to escort is able to turn so a is equal to 10 so a is approximately equal to 3.2 centimeters.

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