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the area of a square tetherball court is 260 ft2. what is the approximate length of each side of the court? find answer th the nearest foot?

i really have a hard time with these word problem...please help me

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  1. A = LW

    Since the sides of a square are all the same, we can take the square root of 260.

    √260 = 16.1245 = 16 feet

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