# The legs of a right triangle are 7 and 11 inches long, respectively. What is the length of the hypotenuse?

##### 1 Answer

Mar 23, 2018

#### Explanation:

You know that the Pythagorean Theorem is:

Where:

You know the lengths of the two legs are

Knowing that, we can plug those into our equation and simplify like so:

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