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Suppose the area of a square plaque is one hundred sixtynine square inches. What is the length of each side of the plaque?
thirteen squared
thirteen inches
one hundred sixtynine inches
the square root of thirteen inches
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Suppose the area of a square plaque is one hundred sixtynine square inches. What is the length of each side of the plaque? thirteen squared thirteen inches one hundred sixtynine inches the square root of thirteen inches
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How do you find the area of a square?
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i have no idea.........
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Do you know what a square is?
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a figure with 4 equal sides?
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And 4 right angles.
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Count the squares. What is the area?
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160
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is the area
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there are 16 squares but the question states that there is an area of 160...
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Forget about the question. We'll get to that. I'm trying to teach you how to find the area of a square.
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oo ok then yea there are 16 squares within the square
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And that it the area of that square. Now here is another one. tell me its area.
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So how do you find the area of a square?
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by multiplying the length and he width
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Which, in the case of a square, are the same thing. So you can find the area of a square by squaring one of the sides. Are you with me?
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yea i am
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Good for you. Now let's get to your problem. You have a square whose area is 169
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Could the sides be 10?
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so u divide 169 by 4? and no they could not be 10
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because 10 * 10 = 100
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Exactly. Is 10 to big or too little?
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the answer to the question is 13 squared....
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aint it?
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13 squared is 169. Is 169 times 169 equal to 169?
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Then the answer cannot be 13 squared.
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your right its just 13 inches i read the problem wrong thank you for being so patient with me!
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