# How do you find the remaining side of a #30^circ-60^circ-90^circ# triangle if the shortest side is 1?

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Feb 18, 2017

#### Explanation:

Ina 30-60-90 right triangle the shortest side which is opposite 30 degree angle is half of the hypotenuse.

In the given triangle, the hypotenuse would thus be 2. Now applying the pythagoras theorem the remaining side would be