Assignment - Unknown side lengths investigation

Feb 13th, 2015
Anonymous
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Engineering
Price: $5 USD

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  Each blue triangle has an area of 2 ft2.

  Each yellow triangle has an area of 4 ft2.

  Each green triangle has an area of 8 ft2.

Tyler knows the area of each of the composite tiles on the floor of his sun porch. He wants to find the side length for the entire square room.

  1. What are some strategies Tyler can use to find the dimensions of the room with the information given?
  1. Use one or more of these strategies to find the length and width of Tyler’s sun porch.

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