Elementary Geometry for College Students (6th Edition)

Published by Brooks Cole
ISBN 10: 9781285195698
ISBN 13: 978-1-28519-569-8

Chapter 8 - Section 8.1 - Area and Initial Postulates - Exercises - Page 351: 56d



Work Step by Step

Intuition does suggest that the area estimate in part (c) is the exact answer. This sense of correctness is bolstered by the graph, which demonstrates that the partial squares are each filled halfway, allowing for precision in combining the pieces of information.
Update this answer!

You can help us out by revising, improving and updating this answer.

Update this answer

After you claim an answer you’ll have 24 hours to send in a draft. An editor will review the submission and either publish your submission or provide feedback.