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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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MertsjBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.3
How do you find the area of a square?
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NeedsGoodAnswerBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
i have no idea.........
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MertsjBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.3
Do you know what a square is?
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NeedsGoodAnswerBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
a figure with 4 equal sides?
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MertsjBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.3
Count the squares. What is the area?
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NeedsGoodAnswerBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
there are 16 squares but the question states that there is an area of 160...
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MertsjBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.3
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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NeedsGoodAnswerBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
oo ok then yea there are 16 squares within the square
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MertsjBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.3
And that it the area of that square. Now here is another one. tell me its area.
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MertsjBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.3
So how do you find the area of a square?
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NeedsGoodAnswerBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
by multiplying the length and he width
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MertsjBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.3
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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MertsjBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.3
Good for you. Now let's get to your problem. You have a square whose area is 169
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NeedsGoodAnswerBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
so u divide 169 by 4? and no they could not be 10
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NeedsGoodAnswerBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
because 10 * 10 = 100
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MertsjBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.3
Exactly. Is 10 to big or too little?
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NeedsGoodAnswerBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
the answer to the question is 13 squared....
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MertsjBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.3
13 squared is 169. Is 169 times 169 equal to 169?
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MertsjBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.3
Then the answer cannot be 13 squared.
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NeedsGoodAnswerBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
your right its just 13 inches i read the problem wrong thank you for being so patient with me!
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