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in a right triangle the adjacent is A = 4, the oppisite is B = 5, then what is the hypotenuse C.

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  1. a^2 + b^2 = c^2

    4^2 + 5^2 = c^2
    16 + 25 = c^2
    41 = c^2
    6.403 = c

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