Free help with homework

Why join Brainly?

  • ask questions about your assignment
  • get answers with explanations
  • find similar questions

The length of the diagonal AC and BD of rhombus ABCD are 16 centimetre and 12 centimetre respectively find the length of a side of rhombus



10 centimeters is length of a side of rhombus
0 0 0
what is formula
let o be the Intersecting point of diagonals then you have four triangles. Take a triangle and apply pythogaros theorm. ;)
Let O be the intersecting point of the diagonals
Then, By pythagoras theorem,
In triangle AOB,
(AB)^2 = (AO)^2 + (OB)^2 = 8^2 + 6^2 = 100cm^2 = 10cm
Therefore side of rhombus is 10 cm in length.

0 0 0
The Brain
  • The Brain
  • Helper
Not sure about the answer?
Learn more with Brainly!
Having trouble with your homework?
Get free help!
  • 80% of questions are answered in under 10 minutes
  • Answers come with explanations, so that you can learn
  • Answer quality is ensured by our experts