## The hypotenuse of a right triangle is 4 feet longer than the length of the smallest side. The third side has a length of 64 feet

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Answer:514 feet

Step-by-step explanation:Just simply use the pythagorean thereom:

a^2 +b^2 = c^2

put in the values of a, b, and c with the side lengths of the triangle:

x feet, 64 feet, and x+4 feet

x^2 +64^2 = (x+4)^2 , thus x =510

the hypotenuse = x+4 feet = 510 + 4 = 514

ANSWER: 514 feet