# A triangle with one leg is 15 in. the other leg is 20 in. how do you find the hypotenuse?

Aug 14, 2016

$= 25$

#### Explanation:

Hypotenuse $h = \sqrt{{p}^{2} + {b}^{2}}$

=sqrt(15^2+20^2

$= \sqrt{225 + 400}$

$= \sqrt{625}$

$= 25$