Imagine that you had never heard of the Pythagorean Theorem (a^{2} + b^{2} = c^{2}), and that you did not have a ruler. Using only the drawing below, determine the exact length of line segment WX.

All corners that look square are square. The answer will be posted next week.

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February 20, 2010 at 2:30 am

please send email with answer. thanks,

February 20, 2010 at 9:19 am

Its on its way. The answer will be posted here on 2/22.