# How do you find the lengths of the sides of a right triangle given the legs x and x+1 and the hypotenuse 7?

##### 1 Answer

Jul 1, 2016

Legs of the triangle are 4.424 and 5.524

#### Explanation:

Write an equation using Pythagoras' Theorem.

Solve by Completing the square method:

Legs of the triangle are 4.424 and 5.524