What is the approximate length of the diagonal of a square if theperimeter of the square is 12 ft?
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Originally Posted by DOOKIE What is the approximate length of the diagonal of a square if theperimeter of the square is 12 ft? what is your take on this problem?
Originally Posted by DOOKIE What is the approximate length of the diagonal of a square if theperimeter of the square is 12 ft? Can you find the sidelength of the square? Have you learned Pythagoras' Theorem?
Yes.
Last edited by mr fantastic; June 7th 2010 at 04:42 PM. Reason: Made formatting more sensible.
Originally Posted by DOOKIE Yes. If you know the sidelength and you know Pythagoras's theorem then you can find the diagonal. If you want more help, show all your working and say where you're stuck.
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