I need help with the following problem: If rectangle WXYZ, diagonal WY = x-2 and diagonal XZ = square root of x. Find x and the length of the diagonals of WXYZ.
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Originally Posted by 8thmimi I need help with the following problem: If rectangle WXYZ, diagonal WY = x-2 and diagonal XZ = square root of x. Find x and the length of the diagonals of WXYZ. In a rectangle, the diagonals measure the same sqrt( ) If ... this is not possible (since diagonal can't be a negative number) Therefore, sqrt( ) = sqrt( ) Therefore, your final answers are Hope this helps Mahurshi Akilla
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