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    Finding the length of the median.

    The length of the median drawn to the hypotenuse of a right triangle is represented by the expression 3x - 7, while the length of the hypotenuse is represented by 5x - 4. Find the length of the median.
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    The length of the median is half of the length of hypotenuse.
    Then,

    3x-7=\frac{5x-4}{2}

    Now find x.
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