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    what is the length of the hypotenuse of a right triangle whose legs measure 5 and 7

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    Pythagorean theorem


    A%5E2+%2B+B%5E2+=+C%5E2


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    5^2  +  7^2  =  c^2


    25  +  49  =  c^2


    square root of 74  =  c   >  you'll need a calulator


    Answer:  c  =  8.60


    Check your answer with this calculator  >  Pythagorean Theorem Calculator



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