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 08-01-2007 #1 Suz Guest   Posts: n/a I need to know the perimeter of 1 and 1/2 acres in terms of miles. I have trouble with math. Please help!!!?
 08-01-2007 #2 scott.braden Guest   Posts: n/a Well 1 acre = 43 560 square feet. So 43,560 * 1.5 = 65,340, and the sqaure root is 255.62, so 255.62 * 4 =1,022.5 feet.1 mile = 5,280 feet1,022.5 / 5,280 = .1936 mile.
 08-01-2007 #3 keyman1159 Guest   Posts: n/a 1 acre = 43560 square feet1.5 acre = 65340 square feetarea = length x widthsq root of 65340 = 255.62 (lenght per side) feetperimeter =l+l+w+w255.62 + 255.62 + 255.62 + 255.62 =1022.48 feet1 mile =5280 feet therefor 1022.48/5280= .19 mile

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