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Q: The lengths of two sides of a right triangle are given. Find the missing length of the third side. Round to the nearest tenth where necessary. legs: 12 in and 16 in
A: The lengths of two sides of a right triangle are given: legs: 12 in and 16 in. The missing length of the third side is 20 in. c = sqrt [(12^2) + (16^2)]; c = sqrt (144 + 256); c = sqrt 400; c = 20
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User: The lengths of two sides of a right triangle are given. Find the missing length of the third side. Round to the nearest tenth where necessary. legs: 12 in and 16 in

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The lengths of two sides of a right triangle are given: legs: 12 in and 16 in. The missing length of the third side is 20 in. c = sqrt [(12^2) + (16^2)]; c = sqrt (144 + 256); c = sqrt 400; c = 20
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