When solving for the sides and angles of a right triangle in trig. If you have what two of what the three sides equal could you just use pythrogram theory?

Guest Oct 1, 2017

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Yep....if you have a right triangle and you know two sides, you can use the Pythagorean Theorem to find the remaining side.....just remember...


hypotenuse  =   sqrt [ ( leg 1)^2  +  ( leg 2)^2 ]


leg  =  sqrt [ hpotenuse^2 - other leg^2 ]



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CPhill  Oct 1, 2017

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