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If c is the measure of the hypotenuse of a right triangle, find each missing measure. If necessary, round to the nearest hundredth. a = 60, b = ?, c = 100 a. 116.62 b. 80.00 c. 160 d. 40

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    The sides of a right triangle follow the Pythagorean theorem \[a^2+b^2=c^2\]

  4. anonymous
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    60^2 + b^2 = 100^2

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    right

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    d

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    is that rigt

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    no

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    b² = 100² - 60² b² = 6400

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    60*2 =120 100*2 =200

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    80 ??

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    The 2s are exponents, not multiplication. 100² means 100*100 and 60² means 60*60

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    Yes it's 80

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    did you just subtract 200 - 120 and said that was the answer?

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