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## #26 2014-06-01 01:19:45

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## #27 2014-06-01 14:34:24

Jai Ganesh
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### Re: Mensuration

Hi ShivamS,

The solution M # 9 is perfect. Neat job!

M # 10. One side of a rectangular field is 15 meters and one of its diagonals is 17 meters. Find the area of of the field.

It appears to me that if one wants to make progress in mathematics, one should study the masters and not the pupils. - Niels Henrik Abel.

Nothing is better than reading and gaining more and more knowledge - Stephen William Hawking.

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## #28 2014-06-01 15:22:05

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### Re: Mensuration

Hi;

In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.
If it ain't broke, fix it until it is.
Always satisfy the Prime Directive of getting the right answer above all else.

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## #29 2014-06-02 01:04:30

Jai Ganesh
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### Re: Mensuration

Hi bobbym,

The solution M # 10 is correct. Neat job!

M # 11. A lawn is in the form of a rectangle having its sides in the ratio 2:3. The area of the lawn is

hectares. Find the length and the breadth of the lawn.

It appears to me that if one wants to make progress in mathematics, one should study the masters and not the pupils. - Niels Henrik Abel.

Nothing is better than reading and gaining more and more knowledge - Stephen William Hawking.

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## #30 2014-06-02 01:09:30

bobbym
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### Re: Mensuration

Hi;

In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.
If it ain't broke, fix it until it is.
Always satisfy the Prime Directive of getting the right answer above all else.

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## #31 2014-06-02 19:17:10

Jai Ganesh
Registered: 2005-06-28
Posts: 47,347

### Re: Mensuration

Hi bobbym,

M # 12. Find the cost of carpeting a room 13 meters long and 9 meters broad with a  carpet 75 centimeters wide at the rate of \$12.40 per square meter.

It appears to me that if one wants to make progress in mathematics, one should study the masters and not the pupils. - Niels Henrik Abel.

Nothing is better than reading and gaining more and more knowledge - Stephen William Hawking.

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## #32 2014-06-02 22:25:27

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### Re: Mensuration

Hi;

In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.
If it ain't broke, fix it until it is.
Always satisfy the Prime Directive of getting the right answer above all else.

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## #33 2015-03-01 21:21:33

Jai Ganesh
Registered: 2005-06-28
Posts: 47,347

### Re: Mensuration

Hi bobbym,

M # 13. What will be the diagonal of that square plot whose area is equal to the area of a rectangular plot of length 45 meters and breadth 40 meters?

It appears to me that if one wants to make progress in mathematics, one should study the masters and not the pupils. - Niels Henrik Abel.

Nothing is better than reading and gaining more and more knowledge - Stephen William Hawking.

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## #34 2015-03-02 10:28:39

bobbym
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### Re: Mensuration

Hi;

In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.
If it ain't broke, fix it until it is.
Always satisfy the Prime Directive of getting the right answer above all else.

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## #35 2015-03-02 12:00:33

Jai Ganesh
Registered: 2005-06-28
Posts: 47,347

### Re: Mensuration

Hi bobbym,

The solution M # 13 is correct. Excellent!

M # 14. The length of a rectangle is 20% more than its breadth. What will be the ratio of the area of a retangle to that of a square whse side is equal the breadth of the rectangle?

It appears to me that if one wants to make progress in mathematics, one should study the masters and not the pupils. - Niels Henrik Abel.

Nothing is better than reading and gaining more and more knowledge - Stephen William Hawking.

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## #36 2015-03-02 19:27:05

bobbym
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### Re: Mensuration

Hi;

In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.
If it ain't broke, fix it until it is.
Always satisfy the Prime Directive of getting the right answer above all else.

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## #37 2015-03-02 20:40:01

Jai Ganesh
Registered: 2005-06-28
Posts: 47,347

### Re: Mensuration

Hi bobbym,

The solution M # 14 is correct. Excellent!

M # 15. The daigonal of a square is

centimeters. Find the diagonal of another square whose area is double that of the first square.

It appears to me that if one wants to make progress in mathematics, one should study the masters and not the pupils. - Niels Henrik Abel.

Nothing is better than reading and gaining more and more knowledge - Stephen William Hawking.

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## #38 2015-03-03 19:01:34

bobbym
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Registered: 2009-04-12
Posts: 109,606

### Re: Mensuration

Hi;

In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.
If it ain't broke, fix it until it is.
Always satisfy the Prime Directive of getting the right answer above all else.

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## #39 2015-03-04 16:41:47

Jai Ganesh
Registered: 2005-06-28
Posts: 47,347

### Re: Mensuration

Hi bobbym,

The solution M # 15 is correct. Good work!

M # 16. Of the two square areas, the area of one is 1 hectare while the other one is broader by 1%. Find the difference in their areas.

It appears to me that if one wants to make progress in mathematics, one should study the masters and not the pupils. - Niels Henrik Abel.

Nothing is better than reading and gaining more and more knowledge - Stephen William Hawking.

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## #40 2015-03-04 20:32:28

bobbym
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Registered: 2009-04-12
Posts: 109,606

### Re: Mensuration

Hi;

In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.
If it ain't broke, fix it until it is.
Always satisfy the Prime Directive of getting the right answer above all else.

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## #41 2015-03-04 22:51:32

Jai Ganesh
Registered: 2005-06-28
Posts: 47,347

### Re: Mensuration

Hi bobbym

The solution M # 16 is perfect. Excellent!

M # 17. If the area of a triangle is 1176 square centimeters and base : corresponding altitude is 3:4, then find the altitude of the triangle.

It appears to me that if one wants to make progress in mathematics, one should study the masters and not the pupils. - Niels Henrik Abel.

Nothing is better than reading and gaining more and more knowledge - Stephen William Hawking.

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## #42 2015-03-05 13:05:58

bobbym
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From: Bumpkinland
Registered: 2009-04-12
Posts: 109,606

### Re: Mensuration

Hi;

In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.
If it ain't broke, fix it until it is.
Always satisfy the Prime Directive of getting the right answer above all else.

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## #43 2015-03-05 14:53:53

Jai Ganesh
Registered: 2005-06-28
Posts: 47,347

### Re: Mensuration

Hi bobbym,

The solution M # 17 is perfect. Good work!

M # 18. A circle and a rectangle have the same perimeter. The sides of the retangle are 18 cm and 26 cm. Find the area of the circle.

It appears to me that if one wants to make progress in mathematics, one should study the masters and not the pupils. - Niels Henrik Abel.

Nothing is better than reading and gaining more and more knowledge - Stephen William Hawking.

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## #44 2015-03-06 11:00:57

bobbym
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Registered: 2009-04-12
Posts: 109,606

### Re: Mensuration

Hi;

In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.
If it ain't broke, fix it until it is.
Always satisfy the Prime Directive of getting the right answer above all else.

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## #45 2015-03-06 14:58:42

Jai Ganesh
Registered: 2005-06-28
Posts: 47,347

### Re: Mensuration

Hi bobbym,

The solution M # 18 is perfect. Neat work!

M # 19. In a circle of radius 7 centimeters, an arc subtends an angle of 108° at the center. Find the area of the sector.

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It appears to me that if one wants to make progress in mathematics, one should study the masters and not the pupils. - Niels Henrik Abel.

Nothing is better than reading and gaining more and more knowledge - Stephen William Hawking.

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## #46 2015-03-08 17:21:31

bobbym
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From: Bumpkinland
Registered: 2009-04-12
Posts: 109,606

### Re: Mensuration

Hi;

In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.
If it ain't broke, fix it until it is.
Always satisfy the Prime Directive of getting the right answer above all else.

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## #47 2015-03-08 20:35:19

Jai Ganesh
Registered: 2005-06-28
Posts: 47,347

### Re: Mensuration

Hi bobbym,

The solutiom M # 19 is perfect. Brilliant!

M # 20. Find the area of the freatest circle which can be inscribed in a square whose perimeter is 120 centimeters.

It appears to me that if one wants to make progress in mathematics, one should study the masters and not the pupils. - Niels Henrik Abel.

Nothing is better than reading and gaining more and more knowledge - Stephen William Hawking.

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## #48 2015-03-09 17:22:50

bobbym
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From: Bumpkinland
Registered: 2009-04-12
Posts: 109,606

### Re: Mensuration

Hi;

In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.
If it ain't broke, fix it until it is.
Always satisfy the Prime Directive of getting the right answer above all else.

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## #49 2015-03-09 19:16:29

Jai Ganesh
Registered: 2005-06-28
Posts: 47,347

### Re: Mensuration

Hi bobbym,

The solution M # 20 is perfect. Good work!

M # 21. Find the area of the largest circle,that can be drawn inside a rectangle with sides 18 centimeters and 14 centimeters.

It appears to me that if one wants to make progress in mathematics, one should study the masters and not the pupils. - Niels Henrik Abel.

Nothing is better than reading and gaining more and more knowledge - Stephen William Hawking.

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## #50 2015-03-13 23:45:31

bobbym
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From: Bumpkinland
Registered: 2009-04-12
Posts: 109,606

### Re: Mensuration

Hi;

In mathematics, you don't understand things. You just get used to them.
If it ain't broke, fix it until it is.
Always satisfy the Prime Directive of getting the right answer above all else.

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