A student is trying to measure the diagonal of a blackboard, but he doesn’t have a tape measure that is long enough. The board measures 12 feet across and 5 feet high. Which method would be helpful and what is the answer?
the Pythagorean Theorem; 13 feet
the Pythagorean Theorem; 10.9 feet
simple addition; 17 feet
computing the area; 60 feet
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