algebra 1

posted by Zoey

Once trees grow to a certain height, the trunks quit growing taller and only grow thicker. The forest rangers want to calculate the diameter of the cross-section of some trees in order to estimate how much they grew in the past year. They measured the circumference of the trees, and one of them was 3 meters. Calculate the diameter of the tree.

  1. Ms. Sue

    C = pi * d

    3 = 3.14d

    3/3.14 = d

  2. Zoey

    Thanks

  3. Ms. Sue

    You're welcome.

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