This is how the problem started, and I need to find X. After working on it for awhile, all I could get to was this.
If you could please help me complete this, and tell me what you did, I'd deeply appreciate it. Thanks!
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(1) solve for using Pythagoras.
(2) similar triangles ...
solve for .
(3) similar triangles again ...
solve for x
After you solve for y by the pythagorian theorem you can set up a simple equation in one unknown to find x.Use the property of tangents.
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