# hypothenuse

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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(30)=6in/hyp

Hyp=6in/cos(30)=

• hypothenuse -

sin 30 = 1/2
2*6 = 12

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