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the diagonals of a rhombus have lengths 4 and 12. what is the length of a side in simplest form.

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  1. a=sqroot(12^2+4^2)




    Becouse sqroot(16)=4


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  2. That is the wrong answer.

    p=first diagonal=4
    q=second diagonal=12









    p^2+q^2=4a^2 Divide with 4











    Check this.

    In google type:
    mathworld.wolfram rhombus

    When page be open click on :
    Rhombus-from Wolfram MathWorld

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