1. In a 45-45-90 triangle, the length of each leg is 18. Find the exact length of the hypotenuse.
2. In the 45-45-90 triangle, the length of the hypotenuse is 20m. Find the EXACT length of each leg.© BrainMass Inc. brainmass.com March 4, 2021, 6:19 pm ad1c9bdddf
1. The Pythagorean theorem states that for a right triangle, the sum of the squares of both sides equals the square of the hypothenuse:
a^2 + b^2 = ...
The length of the hypotenuse in right triangles is calculated. The solution is detailed and well presented.