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Trigonometry
Question

A right triangle has vertices \(P ( 5 , - 5 ) , Q ...

A right triangle has vertices \(P ( 5 , - 5 ) , Q ( 3 , - 10 ) ,\) and \(R ( - 10,1 ) .\) 

a) Draw the triangle on a grid. Determine the coordinates of the midpoint \(S\) of the hypotenuse. b) Calculate the lengths of PS, QS, and RS. What do you notice? Explain. 

Answer

a.

S(-7/5, -9/5)

b.PS=

PS=QS=RS

Solution
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