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posted by kimama .
If the lengths of two sides of a right triangle are 33 ft and 56 ft, then the length of the hypotenuse must be

Use the Pythagorean Theorem, which states that
Hypothenuse² = a²+b²
where a and are sides adjacent to the right angle.
so in this case,
H²=33²+56²
Solve for H.
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