Hi everyone,

can anyone tell me how to solve thi traingel:

http://img196.imageshack.us/img196/3251/trianglem.png

IF:

a-b=7

Hc=24

c=?

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- May 23rd 2011, 02:52 PMMartinLuteriHelp with solving this triangle!
Hi everyone,

can anyone tell me how to solve thi traingel:

http://img196.imageshack.us/img196/3251/trianglem.png

IF:

a-b=7

Hc=24

c=? - May 23rd 2011, 03:47 PMTKHunny
The altitude through the right angle of a right triangle creates smaller triangles similar to the original.

Ringing any bells? - May 24th 2011, 05:36 AMWilmer
With right triangle sides a < b < c (thus c = hypotenuse),

height to c = ab / c