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Kassandra1990

  • 3 years ago

Two sides of a triangle have lengths 6 and 17. Which expression describes the length of the third side?

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  1. icalibear
    • 3 years ago
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    6^2 + 17^2 = x^2 given that the third side is "x" and the formula for this is a^2 + b^2 = c^2.

  2. paigeeee_16
    • 3 years ago
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    a^2+b^2=c^2 therefore 6^2+17^2=c^2 36+289=c^2 c^2=325

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