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# In the figure above, ABCD is a square with an area of 64. If E is the

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In the figure above, ABCD is a square with an area of 64. If E is the midpoint of BC and F is the midpoint of DC, what is the area of the shaded region?

A 24
B 32
C 48
D 56
E 60

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18 Jan 2019, 03:48
Bunuel wrote:

In the figure above, ABCD is a square with an area of 64. If E is the midpoint of BC and F is the midpoint of DC, what is the area of the shaded region?

A 24
B 32
C 48
D 56
E 60

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side of square = s^2 = 64 = 8
so mid point = 4
area of triangle = 0.5 * 4*4 = 8
shaded region area = 64-8 = 56
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