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Two squares are drawn. The larger square has area of 400 square inches. The areas of the two squares have a ratio of 1 : 4. What is the side length s of the smaller square?

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  1. side of larger square = √400 = 20 inches
    area of smaller square = 100
    so the side of the smaller square is 10

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