# The shorter leg of a 30°- 60°- 90° right triangle is 12.5 inches. How long are the longer leg and the hypotenuse?

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Nov 28, 2015

Solve right triangle

Ans:

hypo: 25

long leg: 21.63

#### Explanation:

The hypotenuse is twice the shorter leg.

hyp. = 2(12.5) = 25 inches

The long leg is :