## Monday, January 4, 2010

### Sharmaine's Scibe post for Jan.4, 2010

Textbook Question

Question #5:

A.) What is the area of the square attached to the legs of the right triangle?

6cm x 6cm = 36cm squared
8cm x 8cm = 64cm squared

B.) What is the area of the square attached to the hypotenuse?

formula: a squared + b squared = c squared
36cm squared + 64cm squared = 100cm squared
The area of the hypotenuse is 100cm squared.

C.) What is the length of the hypotenuse?

The square root of 100cm squared is 10cm.

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MaryJane817 said...

Nicely done Sharmaine! Your explanation was easy to understand, everything was clear. I liked the colors you used and the pictures you put up.

×Jusŧıŋ£8-17× said...

good job -- on the colours . and for doing the scribe and explaining the things you need to explain for that question .

Jex (Juan Exequiel)8-17 said...

Good job Sharmaine. Everything was done well. You explained all the questions well and it was very understandable.

Good Job!!!

jamieq817 said...

Good job Sharmaine! Very nice use of colours, and your explanations were quite swell. You should find out have to do the squared symbol instead of writing the actual word. Other than that, good job and keep up the good work!