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anonymous
 one year ago
A square has a side of 6.25 feet. What is the area in square feet? Round to the correct significant digits.
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anonymous
 one year ago
A square has a side of 6.25 feet. What is the area in square feet? Round to the correct significant digits. Answer for Blank 1:

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SolomonZelman
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1if a square has a side of S, then it's Area A is: A=S²

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Can you help me work it out I am really confused.

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0dw:1437593371140:dw

SolomonZelman
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1Yes, (6.25)² is your area

SolomonZelman
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1you can use a calculator

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Okay, so then it would be 39.0625?, correct.

SolomonZelman
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1yes, that is correct.

SolomonZelman
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1And then you have to round to some number of significant digits (this number is not mentioned by you in the thread  however, if you are confident that you got the rounding part yourself, then it is not a problem.)

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Okay i am confused on that part "Round to the correct significant digits"

SolomonZelman
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1Oh, i think you have to make it the same number of significant digits as the side of your square.

SolomonZelman
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1(i.e. 3 significant digits)

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0I am still confused ●︿●

SolomonZelman
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1How many significant digits is there in "6.25" ?

SolomonZelman
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1so round 39.0625 to 3 significant digits.

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0So thats the answer? "3"

SolomonZelman
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1yes! 39.1 square feet
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