# If the length of one of the legs of a right triangle is 10 and the length of the other leg is 24, what is the length of the hypotenuse?

##### 1 Answer

Nov 11, 2015

26.

#### Explanation:

This problem can be solved using Pythagoras's theorem:

Solve the squares:

Add:

The opposite operation of the power is the root. So, use square root to find hip: