Can someone show me how to set up and solve this problem? If a sqare room has a diagonal measurement of 38 feet, the sides of the room have a lenth of?

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Length of diagonal of a square is given by following formula

`d=asqrt2`

where `a` is the length of the side of the square.

`38=asqrt2`

divide both sides by `sqrt2.`

`a=38/sqrt2approx26.870057685`

Sides of the room have length of `38/sqrt2` feet. 

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