Math Help - choose the best estimate for the area ( in square inches) of the rectangle.?

1. choose the best estimate for the area ( in square inches) of the rectangle.?

2√34 inch

√83 inch

What is the best estimate?

This is what I got.

area=2 x 34^1/2 x 83^12=106.245

A)108 Square inches

B) 96 Square inches
C) 104 Square inches
D) 117 Square inches

2. Originally Posted by HappyFeet

2√34 inch

√83 inch

What is the best estimate?

This is what I got.

area=2 x 34^1/2 x 83^12=106.245

A)108 Square inches
B) 96 Square inches
C) 104 Square inches
D) 117 Square inches
Yes, but I don't think you were supposed to use a calculator.

CB