Could someone please look at this? I think the answer is 26 for the length of KL because KL=2(13). Is this right?
Hello, sanee66!
Sorry, your answer makes no sense . . .
In square , diagonal measures
and in rectangle , diagonal measures .
What is the length of IJ (or KL)?Code:I J M * - - - - - - - - - - - * - - - - - * | * | __ * | | * 13 | √50 * | x | * | * | x | * | * | | * | * | * - - - - - - - - - - - * - - - - - * L y K x N
The sides of the square have length .
From Pythagorus, we have: .
Hence: .
In right triangle , we have: .
From Pythagorus, we have: .
Therefore: .