Use the pythagorean theorem to find the missing length in the right triangle
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Use the pythagorean theorem to find the missing length in the right triangle
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1. User Answers kemanci
The Pythagorean theorem is a^2+b^2=c^2. a and b are the legs of the triangle and c is the hypotenuse.
5^2+12^2=c^2
25+144=c^2
169=c^2
[tex] \sqrt{169} =c[/tex]
c=13