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Quilt squares are cut on the diagonal to form triangular quilt pieces. The hypotenuse of the resulting triangles is 26 inch. long. What is the side lengths of each piece? I already know the answer

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    |dw:1438190723065:dw|

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    Is that correct?

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    @Nnesha

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    Ignore this

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    \[hypotenuse = \sqrt{a ^{2}+b ^{2}}\] Since the quilt is a square a=b: \[26=\sqrt{2a^2}\] and you solve for a

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    So is right?

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    Ignore this

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    Yes

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