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Posted by **tahwanickah** on Wednesday, October 21, 2009 at 5:22pm.

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**Ms. Sue**, Wednesday, October 21, 2009 at 5:29pma^2 + b^2 = c^2

a^2 + 1^2 = 6^2

a^2 + 1 = 36

a^2 = 35

a = 5.92 meters

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**bobpursley**, Wednesday, October 21, 2009 at 5:29pmA famous Greek once proved this:

On a right triangle, the square of the hypotenuse is equal to the sum of the squares of the legs.

C^2=a^2+b^2

here, c is 6

a is 1

solve for b.

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