Question 598931: Please help me to solve the following equation:
Use the Pythagorean theorum to determine the value of x and the measurements of each side of the right triangle.
The Pythagorean theorem states that in a right triangle, the square of the length of the hypotenuse is equal to the sum of the squares of the lengths of the legs. Obtain the quadratic equation for x.
I am stuck here. Please help! Answer by josmiceli(9697) (Show Source):