A composite figure is formed by combining a square and a triangle. Its total area is 60.5 ft2. The area of the triangle is 44.5 ft2. What is the length of each side of the square? Complete the explanation.

DragonSlayer554 Feb 24, 2016

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60.5-44.5=16

Area of a square is s^2 where s is the side length

\sqrt(16) = 4

Side length = 4

Bit harder next time please

SpawnofAngel Feb 24, 2016

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Best Answer

60.5-44.5=16

Area of a square is s^2 where s is the side length

\sqrt(16) = 4

Side length = 4

Bit harder next time please

SpawnofAngel Feb 24, 2016