Right triangle Alef

The obvod of a right triangle is 84 cm, the hypotenuse is 37 cm long. Determine the lengths of the legs.

Correct result:

shorter leg:  12 cm
longer leg:  35 cm

Solution:

a+b+37=84 a2+b2=372 a<b a=12 b=35 

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