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# Figure area of the triangle above is 24. If a is 2 more than b, what

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Figure area of the triangle above is 24. If a is 2 more than b, what is c?

A 6
B 8
C 10
D √13
E 2√13

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18 Jan 2019, 05:17
Bunuel wrote:

Figure area of the triangle above is 24. If a is 2 more than b, what is c?

A 6
B 8
C 10
D √13
E 2√13

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a=b+2
0.5 * ( b+2) * b = 24
b = 6 & a =8
so c = 10
IMO C
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