Posted by jaslene on Wednesday, August 7, 2013 at 1:03am.
how do i find the length x of a right triangle,when one side is x+48(hypotenuse) and the other is 72.?????????

math  Anonymous, Wednesday, August 7, 2013 at 3:04am
(x+48)^2=x^2+72^2
Or x^2+2304+96x=x^2+5184
Or 96x=51842304=2880
Or x=30
Check: (30+48)^2=72^2+30^2
Or 6084=5184+900 ok.