Posted by **Kiki** on Wednesday, February 20, 2013 at 3:42pm.

The legs of a right triangle measure 17 and 26. Find the length of the hypotenuse. Please help

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**JJ**, Wednesday, February 20, 2013 at 4:17pm
a^2 + b^2 = c^2

17^2 + 26^2 = c^2

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**Kiki**, Wednesday, February 20, 2013 at 4:18pm
So what will be the answer. I am confused

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**Ms. Sue**, Wednesday, February 20, 2013 at 4:27pm
Which part confuses you?

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**Kiki**, Wednesday, February 20, 2013 at 6:33pm
What will be the answer at the end after you square the numbers

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**Ms. Sue**, Wednesday, February 20, 2013 at 7:03pm
What did you get when you added?

17^2 + 26^2

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**Kiki**, Wednesday, February 20, 2013 at 8:34pm
965

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