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The distance from one corner to the opposite corner of a square playground is 96 ft. To the nearest foot, how long is each side of the playground?

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  1. anonymous
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    Diagonal of a square is \(\sqrt{2} \times \) side.

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    |dw:1327642579414:dw|

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    So it should be \( 48 \sqrt{2} \) ft

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    \[= 67.8823 \approx 68 ft \]

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    Then x equals roughly 68ft per side, huh?

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    Yes that's right.

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    so to the nearest foot would be 68ft

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    Thank you everybody!

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    Glad to help :)

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    Fool is awesome

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