## anonymous one year ago what is the length of the hypotenuse of a right triangle that has legs with lengths of 5 and 4? 1) square root of 49 2) square root of 41 3) square root of 47 4) square root of 51

1. Nnesha

|dw:1434117431064:dw| apply Pythagorean theorem $\huge\rm a^2 +b^2 =c^2$ plug in a b value solve for c c is the longest side of righttraingle which is hypotenuse

2. anonymous

have you tried \[a ^{2}+b ^{2}+={2]

3. anonymous

the answer is Square Root of 41 when you square it it should come out to be 6.4