# math

A softball diamond is a square with sides of 60 feet long. How far is home plate to second base? Round to the nearest tenth if necessary.

60

Home plate, first base, and second base form a right-angled triangle, with home plate to second as the hypotenuse.
Call that distance h
then h^2 = 60^2 + 60^2
etc.

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1. 7200

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