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How many units are in the sum of the lengths of the two longest altitudes in a triangle with sides  \(8,15,\)  and \(17\) ?

tertre  Mar 21, 2018

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The sum of two longest altitudes in a right-angled triangle of 8, 15, 17 should be:

8 + 15 = 23 units

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Is the answer 30.98 ??

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No, that's not correct! Anyone?

tertre  Mar 21, 2018
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The sum of two longest altitudes in a right-angled triangle of 8, 15, 17 should be:

8 + 15 = 23 units

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