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Tanika made this sequence of triangles:

  1. If the pattern continues, what do you think the next two triangles in the sequence would be?

    Copy and complete the triangles.

  2. Write a sentence to explain how to find the long leg and hypotenuse if you know the short leg (i.e., if the base is n units long).

    Look at the relationship between the hypotenuse and the short leg.
    Next, look at the relationship between the long leg and the short leg.