Sally A.

asked • 06/16/14

In right triangle abc below cd is the altitude to hypotenuse AB. If CD=6 and the ratio of AD to AB is 1:5 determine and state the length of BD

Find the length of side BD.

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Darlene N.

Oh, you're right... totally missed the AB to AD as opposed to AD to DB. Thank you for the correction.
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Darlene N. answered • 06/16/14

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