# The length of the hypotenuse in a right triangle is 20 centimeters. If the length of one leg is 16 centimeters, what is the length of the other leg?

##### 1 Answer

Apr 24, 2018

#### Explanation:

From

#"h"^2 = "a"^2 + "b"^2#

where

#"h ="# Length of hypotenuse side#"a ="# Length of one leg#"b ="# Length of another leg