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 Problem 268. Right Triangle, Catheti and Altitude

The figure shows a right triangle ACB, BH is the altitude drawn to the hypotenuse. If BC = a, AC = b, and CH = h,
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Right triangle, catheti, altitude, hypotenuse
 

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