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the sides can be found out by using trignometry.. sines and cosines..

sine of an agle is perpendicular/hypotenuse

cosine of an angle is base/hypotenuse..

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Q: How do you calculate the length of the opposite and adjacent sides in a right angle triangle if you know the length of the hypotenuse and the angle between the adjacent and hypotenuse?
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