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The length of the shorter leg of a 30°-60°-90° triangle is equal to 6 inches. What is the length of its hypotenuse

  • hypothenuse -

    Cos(30deg)=adjacent/hyp

    Cos(30)=6in/hyp

    Hyp=6in/cos(30)=

  • hypothenuse -

    sin 30 = 1/2
    2*6 = 12

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