Sunday

September 14, 2014

September 14, 2014

Posted by **Corie** on Wednesday, February 6, 2013 at 10:44am.

353.6 ft

500 ft

433.0 ft

176.8 ft

can someone show me how to do this?

- math -
**drwls**, Wednesday, February 6, 2013 at 11:03amThe diagonal of a square is sqrt2 times the length of a side. You can prove that with the Pythagorean theorem.

Sqrt2 = 1.4142

250 x sqrt2 = 353.6

- math -
**Corie**, Wednesday, February 6, 2013 at 11:19amthanks. could you show me how to do another one?

- math -
**Ms. Sue**, Wednesday, February 6, 2013 at 11:32amSuppose each side of the square is 100 feet long.

Use the Pythagorean Theorem.

a^2 + b^2 = c^2

100^2 + 100^2 = c^2

1,000 + 1,000 = c^2

2,000 = c^2

44.72 = c

**Answer this Question**

**Related Questions**

algebra - Darla is building a new deask. to make sure she had made a square ...

algesebra - Darla is buildig a new desk. To make sure she made a square corner...

Physics 1112 Electric charge - As shown in the figure, a square has sides of 8.0...

Physics - In the rectangle in the drawing, a charge is to be placed at the empty...

Math - Darla is building a desk. To make sure she had made a square corner, she ...

Geometry - I have a parallelogram with sides AB and CD each 36' long and sides ...

math - If a room is 13 feet wide and 18 feet long, how many feet is it from one ...

physics - In the rectangle in the drawing, a charge is to be placed at the empty...

Math - The Chicago Art Museum's Renaissance display consists of four hallways ...

geom/trig - Using scissors to cut a rectangular piece of paper from one corner ...