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    Calculate an area

    hi can any body help me here it asks caculate the lawn area to sow much help is very welcome thankyou
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    assuming that corner section is a triangle and units are in meters ...

    lawn area = 15^2 - \frac{1}{2}(4)(8) = 225 - 16 = 209 \, m^2
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    many thanks

    hi many thanks
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    hi 2

    im so sorry its 10m by 15 m sorry about this
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    Quote Originally Posted by paulchef View Post
    im so sorry its 10m by 15 m sorry about this
    If you understood skeeter's work then I don't think that will matter.
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