



 
Tayler, In my diagram I let the length of the hypotenuse be h cm. Since one of the sides has length 8 cm less than the length of the hypotenuse it has length h  8 cm. In a similar way find the length of the third side. Now use Pythagoras' theorem to find a quadratic equation in h which you can solve to find the length of the hypotenuse. Penny  


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