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solving for a right triangle

05162015, 07:54 AM,




solving for a right triangle
The poem gives us an angle and possibly one side, depending on how far you take the angle.


05162015, 07:58 AM,




solving for a right triangle
Please delete, only an angle and no sides.


05162015, 08:43 AM,




solving for a right triangle
This is way over my head


05162015, 08:56 AM,




solving for a right triangle
<div class="bbcode_quote_head">Quote: <b>Quote from boomergirl on May 16, 2015, 9:43 am</b> This is way over my head </div> You better learn how to swim. 

05162015, 09:23 AM,




solving for a right triangle
I can see WWWH as the hypotenuse, but I don't have any sides. Maybe someone can find a side?


05162015, 09:29 AM,




solving for a right triangle
Are you looking for the opposite or the adjacent side ? Some say that the nigh is the left .. Were screwed Hypotenuse only goes right.!!


05162015, 10:05 AM,




solving for a right triangle
<div class="bbcode_quote_head">Quote: <b>Quote from James Perotti on May 16, 2015, 8:58 am</b> Please delete, only an angle and no sides. </div> James, you can edit your own posts. Just leave a smiley face and save. We'll know what happened. Your symmetrical Greek friend, Isosceles 

05162015, 10:46 AM,




solving for a right triangle
I should explain what I'm thinking. Mr. Fenn had said many times that a person can find the chest with (just the poem). Ok, I have had some luck finding things that others have lost. I've had good luck finding gold, "BUT" the reason is, I always had something (factual) to go on. Does the poem gives us anything that we can hold up as a fact? The only things that I have gotten from the poem are possibly Solo,NM. solo being a synonym for alone, and La Madera,NM. La Madera being a synonym for wood. And the definition of warm waters, being any water above 74 degrees f. I've noticed that Solo, La madera and Ojo Caliente, form almost a perfect triangle. I've used 74 degrees as a compass azimuth, from Santa Fe and Solo, I've always thought Solo was the first clue. But anyway, I still don't have any fact, to start from.


05162015, 09:24 PM,




solving for a right triangle
Any three points can form a perfect triangle, unless all three points are in a straight line.
.. "Sometimes treasures are not gold, sometimes riches are not gold, sometimes a trove is not gold, and sometimes even gold is not gold." 

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