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Identify the hypotenuse in the right triangle below.
A. line segment XY
B. line segment ZA
C. line segment ZY
D. line segment ZX



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lgbasallote
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hypotenuse is *always* the longest segment/line

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also, when you have a right triangle, the longest line is *always* the diagonal line

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so my answer would be A. XY @lgbasallote ?

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?? @lgbasallote

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yes

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thank you for helping me out on this !

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oh yes. a good reminder...in right triangles, the hypotenuse is the line opposite the right angle