- A hiker is lost. He knows he is within 7 units from tower 1, within 12 units from tower 2, and 6 units from?

- A hiker is lost. He knows he is within 7 units from tower 1, within 12 units from tower 2, and 6 units from tower 3. Find the missing hiker so rescuers can be dispatched to help him.

-Its finding a missing hiker.. but i don't know how to solve this or find the answer

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  • 8 years ago
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    Place the towers on the correct position on a map.

    Draw a circle that has a radius equal to the hiker's distance from it.

    T1 - 7 units

    T2 - 12 units

    T3 - 6 units.

    The point at which all 3 circles intersect is the location of the hiker.

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