# SOLUTION: find the missing length in a right triangle whose hypotenuse =20 and height=15

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 Click here to see ALL problems on Triangles Question 8163: find the missing length in a right triangle whose hypotenuse =20 and height=15 Found 2 solutions by Earlsdon, CharStar:Answer by Earlsdon(6287)   (Show Source): You can put this solution on YOUR website!You can use the Pythagorean theorem to find the missing length. C is the hypotenuse (20), a is the height (15) and b is the missing length. = The exact answer. = 13.228756... The approximate answer. Answer by CharStar(110)   (Show Source): You can put this solution on YOUR website! You have to square 175 = 13.228 I hope that helps you CharStar