## anonymous 5 years ago the side adjacent to the 74 degree angle in a right triangle is 6cm long. how long is the hypotenuse, to the nearest tenth of a centimetre

1. anonymous

SOH CAH TOA ! $\cos (74) = 6 \div Hyp$ $Hyp = 6 \div \cos (74)$ Make sure your calculator is in "degrees mode" (not radians mode)

2. anonymous

oops...scratch that