Q. 3 A4.8( 4 Votes )

# Let us draw the squared figures by taking the following lengths as sides.√14 cm

We know that, area of a square with side √a will be a.

[Area of square = (side)2]

Also, we can draw a square with area equal to a rectangle, we will use the area of rectangle in order to make the area equal to square.

side = √14 cm

Area of square = 14 cm2

Area of rectangle = length × breadth = 14 cm2

Here, let’s choose length = 7 cm and breadth = 2 cm

Construction steps:

1. Draw a rectangle ABCD with length, AB = 7 cm and breadth, BC = 2 cm.

2. Extend CD to CE, such that CE = BC = 2 cm.

3. Draw the perpendicular bisector of DE which bisects DE at O.

4. Taking O as center and OD = OE as radius, draw a semicircle.

5. Extend BC which intersects semicircle at F.

6. Draw a square CFGH taking CF as side.

Here,

Area of square CFGH = area of rectangle ABCD = 14 cm2.

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