Here's the question you clicked on:

55 members online
  • 0 replying
  • 0 viewing

Mel-O

  • 3 years ago

Find the length of a side of a square whose diagonal is 4 cm

  • This Question is Closed
  1. amistre64
    • 3 years ago
    Best Response
    You've already chosen the best response.
    Medals 0

    what do we know about the properties of a square that would help us use the pythag thrm here?

  2. Taz666
    • 3 years ago
    Best Response
    You've already chosen the best response.
    Medals 0

    c^2 = a^2 * b^2 c=diagonal, a and b are the sides. But since this is a square, a and b are equal.

  3. Taz666
    • 3 years ago
    Best Response
    You've already chosen the best response.
    Medals 0

    Now do a little algebra...

  4. amistre64
    • 3 years ago
    Best Response
    You've already chosen the best response.
    Medals 0

    a^2 + b^2 that is :)

  5. phani09
    • 3 years ago
    Best Response
    You've already chosen the best response.
    Medals 0

    |dw:1359727230314:dw|

  6. Mel-O
    • 3 years ago
    Best Response
    You've already chosen the best response.
    Medals 0

    Thank you guys

  7. Taz666
    • 3 years ago
    Best Response
    You've already chosen the best response.
    Medals 0

    Sorry, typo *blushes*

  8. Mel-O
    • 3 years ago
    Best Response
    You've already chosen the best response.
    Medals 0

    would you take 4^2 +45^2

  9. Mel-O
    • 3 years ago
    Best Response
    You've already chosen the best response.
    Medals 0

    or 4^2 + 8^2

  10. Not the answer you are looking for?
    Search for more explanations.

    • Attachments:

Ask your own question

Sign Up
Find more explanations on OpenStudy
Privacy Policy