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Sides of triangles are given below. Determine which of them are right triangles. In case of a right triangle, write the length of its hypotenuse. 13 cm, 12 cm, 5 cm

Q1 (4)   Sides of triangles are given below. Determine which of them are right triangles. In case of a right triangle, write the length of its hypotenuse. 13 cm, 12 cm, 5 cm

 

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In case of a right triangle, the length of its hypotenuse is highest. 

hypotenuse be h.

Taking, 5cm, 12 cm

By Pythagoras theorem,

h^2=5^2+12^2

h^2=25+144

h^2=169

h=13= given third side.

Hence, it is a right triangle with h=13 cm.

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