The hypotenuse of a right triangle is 10 cm. What is the perimeter, in centimeters, of the triangle?
(1) The area of the triangle is 25 square centimeters.
(2) The 2 legs of the triangle are of equal length.
A. Statement (1) ALONE is sufficient, but statement (2) alone is not sufficient.
B. Statement (2) ALONE is sufficient, but statement (1) alone is not sufficient.
C. BOTH statements TOGETHER are sufficient, but NEITHER statement ALONE is sufficient.
D. EACH statement ALONE is sufficient.
E. Statements (1) and (2) TOGETHER are not sufficient.
Correct Answer: D
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