# algebra!HELP!

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a right triangle has legs 12 ft. and 5 ft. what is the length of the hypotenuse?

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Use the Pythagorean Theorem.

a^2 + b^2 = c^2

12^2 + 5^2 = c^2

144 + 25 = c^2

169 = c^2

13 = v

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13 = c

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