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Question

What is the length of the hypotenuse? If necessary, round to the nearest tenth.
What is the length of the hypotenuse? If necessary, round to the nearest tenth.

2 Answer

  • Answer:

    17

    Step-by-step explanation:

  • Answer:

    The hypotenuse is 17.

    Step-by-step explanation:

    a^2+b^2=c^2.

    Let's plug in a and b.

    15^2 + 8^2 = c^2

    Simply.

    225+64=c^2

    Add.

    289=c^2.

    Square 289 and c^2 to cancel out the ^2.

    17=c

    The hypotenuse is 17.

    Hope I helped. :)

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