The hypotenuse of a right triangle is 25 cm, and the shorter leg is 15 cm. Find the length of the other leg.
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User: The hypotenuse of a right triangle is 25 cm, and the shorter leg is 15 cm. Find the length of the other leg.

Weegy: hypotenuse=?( 3^2+2^2)=?( 13)cm
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Updated 2/29/2012 9:48:56 PM
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15^2+b^2=25^2
225+b^2=625
b^2=400
b=20
The length of the other leg is 20 cm.
Confirmed by jay901 [1/30/2014 6:18:33 AM]

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