## needmathhelp7 2 years ago what is the area of a square with sides of length 6?

6*6=36

2. needmathhelp7

@mathstudent55

3. needmathhelp7

it's not 24?

4. mathstudent55

For a square, A = s^2, where A = area, and s = length of side

5. mathstudent55

A = 6^2 = 6 * 6 = 36

no, it's not 24 :)

7. needmathhelp7

Oh but is an area of a square P=4s?

8. jim_thompson5910

P = 4s is the perimeter, not the area, of a square

it's not area. it's perimeter :)

10. needmathhelp7

OHH that's right hahah

11. needmathhelp7

that you guys!!

12. skullpatrol

Not funny.

but you're very funny @skullpatrol :)

14. needmathhelp7

15. jim_thompson5910

i'm sure it's harmless skullpatrol, stop being a "square" lol

16. jim_thompson5910

sry lame math/nerd humor...

17. needmathhelp7

@jim_thompson5910 @marsss lol xD it's all cool!

18. skullpatrol

19. needmathhelp7

@skullpatrol You're awesome too :)

he's just a fool :)

21. needmathhelp7

@marsss awh lol thank you guys for helping me out on this, really! Without ya'll, I don't know if I could do it!!