# A right triangle has sides A, B, and C. Side A is the hypotenuse and side B is also a side of a rectangle. Sides A, C, and the side of the rectangle adjacent to side B have lengths of #5 #, #2 #, and #1 #, respectively. What is the rectangle's area?

##### 1 Answer

Jul 8, 2016

**Area of rectangle** **sq.unit**

#### Explanation:

Hypotenuse

So the adjacent sides of rectangle are