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Operations with Radical Questions: What is the side length b if the hypotenuse is 13 and the leg is 12?
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Operations with Radical Questions: What is the side length b if the hypotenuse is 13 and the leg is 12?

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qweqwe123123123123111
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1sqrt( 13^2  12^2 )

BillyBobJoe
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Could you explain further? The possible answers are: A. 1 B. 17.7 C. 5 D. 1

BillyBobJoe
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0I know how to use the Pythagorean Theorem (A^2 + B^2 = C^2), but I don't know how to get a leg's distance based off of the hypotenuse and another leg.

qweqwe123123123123111
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1Well, what's 13^2? And what's 12^2? And what's the difference between them?

qweqwe123123123123111
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1If the hypotenuse^2 = side1^2 + side2^2, then side2^2 would be hypotenuse^2  side1^2

BillyBobJoe
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.013^2 = 169 12^2 = 144 Would the answer be 25?

BillyBobJoe
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0I know that isn't in the options. That's what I got.

qweqwe123123123123111
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1Close... 25 is the answer squared. What we're after is the square root of 25, and THAT will be your answer! :)

BillyBobJoe
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Thank you! I understand the process now.

BillyBobJoe
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Square root of 25 is 5. Heheh.

qweqwe123123123123111
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1Excellent!! Glad I could help! And thank you! :)

BillyBobJoe
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0No thank you, good sir. Have a fantastic day.
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