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A baseball diamond forms a square of side length :27.4m. Sarah says she used a special triangle to calculate the distance between home plate and second base. Describe how Sarah might calculate this distance.

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    • 3 years ago
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    This is your baseball diamond |dw:1363753119120:dw| since it is a square then the two sides and the distance between home and second form a right triangle. You can then use the pythagorean theorem to solve.

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