# Basic Geometry : How to find the length of the side of a square

## Example Questions

### Example Question #21 : How To Find The Length Of The Side Of A Square

The perimeter of a square is . What is the length of one side of the square?

Explanation:

Recall how to find the perimeter of a square:

By dividing both sides by , we can write the following:

For the square in question,

Dividing by a number is the same as multiplying by its reciprocal.

### Example Question #22 : How To Find The Length Of The Side Of A Square

The perimeter of a square is . What is the length of one side of the square?

Explanation:

Recall how to find the perimeter of a square:

By dividing both sides by , we can write the following:

For the square in question,

### Example Question #531 : Quadrilaterals

The perimeter of a square is . What is the length of one side of the square?

Explanation:

Recall how to find the perimeter of a square:

By dividing both sides by , we can write the following:

For the square in question,

### Example Question #24 : How To Find The Length Of The Side Of A Square

The perimeter of a square is . What is the length of one side of the square?

Explanation:

Recall how to find the perimeter of a square:

By dividing both sides by , we can write the following:

For the square in question,

### Example Question #25 : How To Find The Length Of The Side Of A Square

The perimeter of a square is . What is the length of one side of the square?

Explanation:

Recall how to find the perimeter of a square:

By dividing both sides by , we can write the following:

For the square in question,

### Example Question #26 : How To Find The Length Of The Side Of A Square

Find the length of a side of a square that has an area of .

Explanation:

Recall how to find the area of a square:

We can rewrite that equation into the following:

Now, plug in the given area to find the side length of the square.

### Example Question #27 : How To Find The Length Of The Side Of A Square

If the area of a square is , find the length of one side of the square.

Explanation:

Recall how to find the area of a square:

We can rewrite that equation into the following:

Now, plug in the given area to find the side length of the square.

### Example Question #28 : How To Find The Length Of The Side Of A Square

If the area of a square is , find the length of one side of the square.

Explanation:

Recall how to find the area of a square:

We can rewrite that equation into the following:

Now, plug in the given area to find the side length of the square.

### Example Question #21 : How To Find The Length Of The Side Of A Square

If the area of a square is , find the length of one side of the square.

Explanation:

Recall how to find the area of a square:

We can rewrite that equation into the following:

Now, plug in the given area to find the side length of the square.

### Example Question #30 : How To Find The Length Of The Side Of A Square

If the area of a square is , find the length of one side of the square.

Explanation:

Recall how to find the area of a square:

We can rewrite that equation into the following:

Now, plug in the given area to find the side length of the square.