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Pythagorean (Pythagorus) Theorem Question

A right triangle is a triangle with one angle measuring 90°. In a right triangle, the sides are related by Pythagorean Theorem, where c is the hypotenuse (the side opposite the 90° angle). Find the hypotenuse when the other 2 sides' measurements are 3 feet and 4 feet.

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In a right angled triangle, the sides are related by the Pythogorean theoreom,

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In this solution the length of a hypotenuse is found using the Pythagorean Theorem.