To determine: The value of segment HF Given information: The following information has been given EH=7 HG=4

Dillard 2020-11-20 Answered
To determine: The value of segment HF
Given information:
The following information has been given
EH=7
HG=4
You can still ask an expert for help

Expert Community at Your Service

  • Live experts 24/7
  • Questions are typically answered in as fast as 30 minutes
  • Personalized clear answers
Learn more

Solve your problem for the price of one coffee

  • Available 24/7
  • Math expert for every subject
  • Pay only if we can solve it
Ask Question

Expert Answer

Bentley Leach
Answered 2020-11-21 Author has 109 answers
Formula used:
Similar triangles have sides in same ratio.
Calculation:
We know that in similar triangles HFE and FGE,
HFFG=FEGE=HEFE(by law of similarity)
Hence, we substitute the value of EH and HG in the equation above , we get
FE2=HE(GE)
Thus, we get
FE=77
Not exactly what you’re looking for?
Ask My Question

Expert Community at Your Service

  • Live experts 24/7
  • Questions are typically answered in as fast as 30 minutes
  • Personalized clear answers
Learn more