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# Angle a is opposite to what?

Updated: 12/20/2022

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### In a right triangle, the is opposite the right angle?

The side opposite the right angle of a right angle triangle is the hypotenuse

### What is an opposing angle?

an opposite angle of another angle

### An angle formed by opposite rays is?

The angle that is formed by the opposite rays is called the straight angle. This is from the fact that the opposite rays form a straight line.

### The side of a right triangle opposite the right angle?

The side opposite the right angle is called the hypotenuse.

### What is a left angle?

a left angle is the opposite from a right angle :)

### What is a side of a triangular opposite a right angle?

The hypotenuse is the side opposite the right angle.

### What is antonym for angle?

Antonym means the opposite. So the opposite of angle is a straight line.

### Why is the sine of 90 degrees equal to 1?

Sine = Opposite divided by Hypotenuse Opposite is the side of the triangle opposite the angle (in this case the 90o angle). Hypotenuse is the side opposite the right angle in a right angle triangle. Therefore, Sine 90 = 1 because the opposite side and the hypotenuse are the same side, they are both opposite the right angle.

### Is the side opposite the right angle in a right triangle?

The side opposite the right angle in a right angle triangle is its hypotenuse

### Why hypoteneous is longest among base and perpendicular?

In any triangle, the shortest side is opposite the smallest angle, and the longest side is opposite the largest angle. In a right triangle, the right angle has to be the largest angle, so the side opposite the right angle is the longest side. The side opposite the right angle is the hypotenuse.

### In any triangle the greater angle lies opposite the greater?

Any triangle has its largest angle opposite the longest side, and the smallest angle opposite the shortest side.

### Is the hypotenuse always opposite an acute angle?

The hypotenuse is NEVER opposite an acute angle. It's always the side of the right triangle that's opposite the right angle.