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Q: If the perimeter of a square is 24 inches how long is each side?

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That is not a square, it is a rectangle and it has a perimeter of 36 inches.

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You don't have enough information. If the area in question is a circle, the perimeter (circumfrence) is about 31.7 inches. If it is a square, the perimeter is about 35.8 inches. and if the area is a very long and thin 80 inches by one inch, the perimeter is 162 inches. You need to know the shape; even though many shapes might have an area equal to 80 square inches, the perimeter will vary depending on shape.

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Each side of the 48 inch perimeter is 6 inches long, therefore there are 48 / 6 = 8 of them. The figure is a regular octagon.

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6 inches.

36 inches

That is not a square, it is a rectangle and it has a perimeter of 36 inches.

Each side would be 3 inches long and there are 4 sides, so 12 inches.

Perimeter = 4*12 = 48 inches

A square with a perimeter of 40 inches has sides 10 inches long which will give it an area of 100 inches2

Each side will work out as 12/4 = 3 inches

If the front of the birdhouse is a square with a perimeter of 40 inches, then each side will be 10 inches long.The perimeter, which is the sum of all the sides, is 40 inches. If the four sides are all equal, then each side will be 40 inches divided by 4 or 10 inches in length.

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If a square has an area of 86 square inches, each side is about 9.273 inches long.

If the perimeter of a square building is 812 meter then each side is 203 meter long

The perimeter is the distance around the outside of a shape. Since a square is equilateral, which means that all the sides are equal the perimeter of the square will be 6 x 4 = 24 inches.

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