# SOLUTION: the length of the hypotenuse of an isosceles right triangle is 8.2 centimeters. find the perimeter of the triangle to nearest tenth.

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 Click here to see ALL problems on Triangles Question 290186: the length of the hypotenuse of an isosceles right triangle is 8.2 centimeters. find the perimeter of the triangle to nearest tenth.Answer by stanbon(57384)   (Show Source): You can put this solution on YOUR website!the length of the hypotenuse of an isosceles right triangle is 8.2 centimeters. find the perimeter of the triangle to nearest tenth. --------------------------------- isosceles implies the legs are equal. Let each leg be "x". x^2 + x^2 = 8.2^2 2x^2 = 67.24 x^2 = 33.62 x = 5.798 cm ------------------ Perimeter = 2(5.798) + 8.2 P = 19.8 cm ============================ Cheers, Stan H. ============================