# How do you find the missing sides of a right triangle given a = 5, b = 3, c = ____?

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May 9, 2015

c = 4.

Reminder: The ratio of the sides of a right triangle: 3:4:5.

May 9, 2015

Which side is the hypotenuse?

If the hypotenuse is

If the hypotenuse is

In this case, we get