I have tried really hard to get started on these, but I am completely lost...could anyone please help me get started?

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- Dec 13th 2007, 04:39 PMRaleighhelp with Word Problems?
I have tried really hard to get started on these, but I am completely lost...could anyone please help me get started?

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- Dec 13th 2007, 10:18 PMearboth
Hello,

to #37:

Plug in the given values:

Plug in the given values and solve the equation for t:

to #38:

If

- r is the radius of the smaller circle,

- R is the radius of the larger circle,

- d is the diagonal of the smaller square,

- D is the diagonal of the larger square,

- s is the side of the smaller square and

- S is the side of the larger square

then you have:

therefore s = 6

Therefore R = 12 - Dec 14th 2007, 06:27 AMSoroban
Hello, Raleigh!

Quote:

38. A square fits just inside a circle whole radius is

There is second square that fits around that circle

and a second circle around the second square.

What is the radius of the second circle?

Code:`* - - * - * - * - - * B`

| * */ | _

|* R / *| 3√2

| / |

* / *

* * - - - - * A

* O 3√2 *

| |

|* *|

| * * |

* - - * - * - * - - *

The radius of the first circle is: .

The radius of the second circle is: .

We have a 45° right triangle.

. .

Therefore: .