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Sunshine447
 2 years ago
Which statement best compares a square and a rhombus?
B, right?
Sunshine447
 2 years ago
Which statement best compares a square and a rhombus? B, right?

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Sunshine447
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1A rhombus has all angles equal to 90° but a square has opposite angles equal. A rhombus has diagonals which are unequal but a square has diagonals which are equal. A rhombus has equal diagonals but a square has unequal diagonals. A rhombus has non perpendicular diagonals but a square has perpendicular diagonal.

apple_pi
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.3The first one is definitely not, a rhombus's angles are not all 90° The last one is wrong, because a rhombus has perpendicular diagonals. The third one is wrong, because a square certainly has equal diagonals. So yes, it is B. Just think over the properties of a rhombus and square

Sunshine447
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1@apple_pi can you help me with one more?

Sunshine447
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1When an altitude is drawn to the hypotenuse of a right triangle, the lengths of the segments of the hypotenuse are 16 and 25. What is the length of the altitude?

Sunshine447
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1I know what an altitude is, but this one I just don't get at all...

Sunshine447
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1yes... how did you do that?

Sunshine447
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1and AD is the altitude right?

Sunshine447
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1Ahhhh I used that program a lot... now it's photoshop, flash, and premiere pro for me haha... anyways.......

apple_pi
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.3Do you get that AD splits ∆ABC into two similar triangles which are similar to the large triangle?

apple_pi
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.3Ok, so then AB/BC = BD/AD right?

apple_pi
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.3Similarly, AC/BC = DC/AD right?

apple_pi
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.3now make AD the subject in both of these

apple_pi
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.3for the first one, AD = 16*41/AC

apple_pi
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.3@lgbasallote any idea?

apple_pi
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.3Am I on the right track here?

Callisto
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Blah... @Sunshine447 Post close the question and start a new post for a new question. Thanks!
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