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anonymous
 one year ago
Maria looks at the architectural plan of a fourwalled room in which the walls meet each other at right angles. The length of one wall in the plan is 13 inches. The length of the diagonal of the floor of the room in the plan is approximately 15.26 inches.
Is the room in the shape of a square? Explain how you determined your answer
anonymous
 one year ago
Maria looks at the architectural plan of a fourwalled room in which the walls meet each other at right angles. The length of one wall in the plan is 13 inches. The length of the diagonal of the floor of the room in the plan is approximately 15.26 inches. Is the room in the shape of a square? Explain how you determined your answer

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campbell_st
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1use pythagoras to find the missing short side the diagonal is the hypotenuse call the short side x \[x^2 = 15,26^2 13^2\] solve for x you 2 options are 1. the room is square... 2. the room is a rectangle hope it helps
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