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What is the length of the hypotenuse of the right triangle shown below? If necessary, round your answer to the nearest hundredth.
 2 years ago
What is the length of the hypotenuse of the right triangle shown below? If necessary, round your answer to the nearest hundredth.

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binarymimic
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0can you determine the lengths of the sides?

binarymimic
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0the lengths of the sides means how long each side is

Jovanmommy_13
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0i'm confused on how to get the answer

binarymimic
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0do you know how to determine a length when you have two points ?

binarymimic
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0there are a few ways to do this. but the easiest is just use the distance equation \[distance = \sqrt{(x_{2}  x_{1})^{2} + (y_{2}  y_{1})^{2}}\] the points on the hypotenuse of that triangle are (4, 2) and (5, 3) it looks like so just calculate the distance between those two points

madstarr1819
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0are you in conexus

binarymimic
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0that's the easy way. the other way is to calculate the lengths of the sides separately just by looking at the picture, the length of the top side is 9 and the length of the left side is 5 9^2 + 5^2 = c^2

Jovanmommy_13
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0i don't know what conexus is but it called graphing data for my work?

binarymimic
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0dw:1359037431903:dw maybe that will help ?

Jovanmommy_13
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.025+81? = the answer? or is there more?

binarymimic
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0no you have to solve for 'c'

binarymimic
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0dw:1359037636202:dw

Jovanmommy_13
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Ha yeah i don't get this

binarymimic
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0this is how you solve for c

binarymimic
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0hm. you should review Pythagorean theorem

Jovanmommy_13
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0do i just put 10.29 though?

binarymimic
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0no you'd have to round to the nearest hundredth. it would be 10.30

binarymimic
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0because 10.295... rounds up to 10.30, that's why
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