A couple wants to install a square mirror that has an area of 500 square inches. To the nearest tenth of an inch, what length of wood trim is needed to go around the mirror?

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  1. the side length is √500
    the square has 4 sides, so ...

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  2. What is the square root of 500?

    Multiply that by 4.

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