# What is the approximate length of the hypotenuse of a right triangle with leg lengths 8.4 cm and 7.6 cm?

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Apr 30, 2016

This is just pythagorean theorem. Remember that?

We are given 8.4 as the length of one leg

We are given 7.6 as the length of the other leg

Thus, we can plug those in for a and b (order doesn't matter) and solve for one variable: c.

We are trying to find

The approximate length of