Point B lies onimage.  AB = x + 5, BC = 2x – 3 and AC = 17.
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Find x. 

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AB+BC=AC

x + 5 + 2x – 3 = 17

3x +2 = 17

3x = 15

x=5

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X=10 BC= 2(10)-3 2x10=20 20-3=17
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