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anonymous
 5 years ago
The difference of the areas of two squares is 315 square feet. Each side of the larger square is six times the length of a side of the smaller square. Find the length of a side of each square.
anonymous
 5 years ago
The difference of the areas of two squares is 315 square feet. Each side of the larger square is six times the length of a side of the smaller square. Find the length of a side of each square.

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anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0let x be the larger square. The sides are 6y.    6y  That is x=6y We know x^2  y^2 = 315

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0You have two equations and 2 unknowns. The answer is pretty. Let me know if you need help with the algebra!

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0x^2  315 = (x/6)^2 and so on.
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