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One angle of a right triangle measures 60°. The side opposite this angle measures 15 inches.

What is the length of the hypotenuse of the triangle?

Enter your answer, in simplest radical form

 Feb 20, 2020

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Thanks for the A2A!

 

The answer is \(10\sqrt{3}\).

 

Cheers!laugh

 Feb 20, 2020
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Best Answer

Thanks for the A2A!

 

The answer is \(10\sqrt{3}\).

 

Cheers!laugh

Hypotenuisance Feb 20, 2020
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We have  a  30  - 60  - 90   right triangle

 

The  side opposite the 30°   angle    =   15 / √ 3 =     15√3 / 3  =  5√3

 

The  side opposite the  90° angle  =  2 * 5√3  =   10√3

 

Just as Hypotenuisance  said  !!!!

 

 

cool cool cool

 Feb 20, 2020

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