If the hypotenuse of a 45°-45°-90° triangle has a length

Brennan Flores 2021-08-16 Answered
If the hypotenuse of a 45°-45°-90° triangle has a length of 2, how long are the legs?
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Velsenw
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A 45°-45°-90° triangle is a right isosceles triangle. If x is the length of each leg, we can use the Pythagorean Theorem to write: x2+x2=(2)2
2x2=2
x2=1
x=1
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