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In the figure above, is the outer rectangle a square? (1) The enclose

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In the figure above, is the outer rectangle a square?

(1) The enclosed figure is a rectangle.
(2) The area of the outer figure is 64.

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Re: In the figure above, is the outer rectangle a square? (1) The enclose  [#permalink]

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In the figure above, is the outer rectangle a square?

(1) The enclosed figure is a rectangle.
(2) The area of the outer figure is 64.

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Statement II doesn't play any role at all, so answer can be A or E

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The outer figure can be made in various ways, one odd could be square and others can have sides of different lengths and different angles

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chetan2u wrote:
Bunuel wrote:
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In the figure above, is the outer rectangle a square?

(1) The enclosed figure is a rectangle.
(2) The area of the outer figure is 64.

Attachment:
image007.jpg


Statement II doesn't play any role at all, so answer can be A or E

So let's see the statement I..
The outer figure can be made in various ways, one odd could be square and others can have sides of different lengths and different angles
E


Hi chetan2u
Can you please explain the highlighted portion. It is not clear.
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chetan2u wrote:
Bunuel wrote:
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In the figure above, is the outer rectangle a square?

(1) The enclosed figure is a rectangle.
(2) The area of the outer figure is 64.

Attachment:
image007.jpg


Statement II doesn't play any role at all, so answer can be A or E

So let's see the statement I..
The outer figure can be made in various ways, one odd could be square and others can have sides of different lengths and different angles
E


Hi chetan2u
Can you please explain the highlighted portion. It is not clear.


The one which is given in the question is a square and if you press the opposite diagonals towards each other, another quadrilateral is formed which will not be square
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