2, A couple, Jack and Meg, has a rectangular backyard measuring 24 m by 18 m. They would like to install a circular pool. They have submitted a plan...
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2, A couple, Jack and Meg, has a rectangular backyard measuring 24 m by 18 m.
They would like to install a circular pool. They have submitted a plan in which
they have divided up their backyard into nine identical rectangles (as shown).
The circumference of the pool would pass through the four vertices of the middle
rectangle and the pool would completely cover the middle rectangle. The distance
across the centre of the pool equals the length of the diagonal of the middle
rectangle.
They have submitted their plan to the municipality in order to obtain a permit
for the construction of their pool. However, a city by-law states that a new pool
in a backyard may not cover more than one-sixth of the area of the backyard.
Will their plan be approved?
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The answer is : There plan will not be approved. As we can see, by-law states that the area of the pool should not be more... View the full answer

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