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do i just do the pythagorean therom?

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use the Pythagorean theorem.
\[a ^{2}+b ^{2}=c ^{2}\]Where a and b are the sides that make up the right angle, and c is the longest side.

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i got 676 when i did the pythag theorem

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So.. \[10^{2}+24^{2}=c ^{2}\]

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you forgot to take the square root of that.

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yea i got 676 is that right?

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oh ohk thanks @etemplin

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its 26!?

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@etemplin

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yes

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yes

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thanks you guys!

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\[676=c^{2} \rightarrow \sqrt{676}=\sqrt{c ^{2}}=c\]

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yup