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The ratio of the area of square to that of the square drawn on its diagonal is:
(A)1:3
(B)3:4
(C)2:3
(D)1:2
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The ratio of the area of a square to that of the square drawn on its diagonal is:
. .A square with side has areaCode:* - - - - - * | | | | | | s | | | | * - - - - - * s
The diagonal of the square can be found with Pythagorus:Code:* - - - - - * | _ * | | √2s * | | * | s | * | | * | * - - - - - * s
. .
The area of the square of side is: .
Therefore, the ratio of the two areas is . . .