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ScreamingMeemie Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Jan-12-07 12:09 PM
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41. You guys are the reason I love DU so much.
I am now able to get on with my day. :toast:
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  -DU mathmeticians, I (who should have paid more attention in Geometry) MrsGrumpy  Jan-12-07 10:55 AM   #0 
  - Well, the top numbers make sense for a trapezoid...  Prag   Jan-12-07 10:57 AM   #1 
  - I have no idea.  MrsGrumpy   Jan-12-07 10:58 AM   #2 
     - Start here...  Prag   Jan-12-07 11:04 AM   #6 
        - No time.  MrsGrumpy   Jan-12-07 11:06 AM   #10 
  - Gordon bennet  billyskank   Jan-12-07 10:58 AM   #3 
  - I thought a trapezoid has four sides?  Jimbo S   Jan-12-07 11:00 AM   #4 
  - It has five sides...so then I have no freaking idea what shape it is...  MrsGrumpy   Jan-12-07 11:02 AM   #5 
     - It's a pentagon  billyskank   Jan-12-07 11:04 AM   #7 
        - Even if it's lopsided?  MrsGrumpy   Jan-12-07 11:05 AM   #9 
           - It's an irregular pentagon  billyskank   Jan-12-07 11:07 AM   #11 
              - Thank you billy...I've been googling this all morning...and I'm ready  MrsGrumpy   Jan-12-07 11:08 AM   #12 
                 - I know it's not what you want to hear  billyskank   Jan-12-07 11:13 AM   #16 
  - Sorry MrsG...I'm a math'tard....  jus_the_facts   Jan-12-07 11:04 AM   #8 
  - I'm no mathemetician, but I think you have to bisect that into triangles,  deucemagnet   Jan-12-07 11:12 AM   #13 
  - Yeah, it's kind of hard to do an area calculation without seeing it...  Prag   Jan-12-07 11:13 AM   #15 
  - Can you post a sketch?  tk2kewl   Jan-12-07 11:12 AM   #14 
  - It is lot no.10 on this plat map  MrsGrumpy   Jan-12-07 11:16 AM   #17 
     - Rabrrr is off by a couple of thousand sq ft  tk2kewl   Jan-12-07 11:48 AM   #35 
     - You're right - I am off.  Rabrrrrrr   Jan-12-07 12:02 PM   #39 
     - no problem  tk2kewl   Jan-12-07 01:17 PM   #42 
     - Gawd, I do LOVE the GIS guys!  davsand   Jan-12-07 10:27 PM   #50 
     - Gonna have to divide it up into triangles and rectangles.  trof   Jan-12-07 06:11 PM   #47 
  - Close enough for shits and giggles: 39,191 sq. ft.  Rabrrrrrr   Jan-12-07 11:26 AM   #18 
  - Thank you Rabrrrrrr!  MrsGrumpy   Jan-12-07 11:27 AM   #19 
  - Rabrrrrrr AGAIN  merh   Jan-12-07 11:34 AM   #22 
  - As does merrrrrrh!  MrsGrumpy   Jan-12-07 11:35 AM   #23 
  - awww pishaw  merh   Jan-12-07 11:43 AM   #28 
  - It's really a simple problem - a pentagon, regular or irregular, becomes three triangles  Rabrrrrrr   Jan-12-07 11:43 AM   #29 
     - For you, maybe. For those of us mathematically challenged....  MrsGrumpy   Jan-12-07 11:46 AM   #31 
     - France had a revolution?  merh   Jan-12-07 03:02 PM   #43 
     - thank you for the explanation  merh   Jan-12-07 11:56 AM   #38 
  - My guess on the area to subtract is about 200 sq. ft. cuz of the arc  Rabrrrrrr   Jan-12-07 11:37 AM   #24 
  - For what I'm doing it doesn't have to be spot on. It is for comparison  MrsGrumpy   Jan-12-07 11:39 AM   #25 
  - Yeah, that's about 9/10 of an acre.  Rabrrrrrr   Jan-12-07 11:46 AM   #32 
     - 43,560 was drilled into my brain for the licensing test.  MrsGrumpy   Jan-12-07 11:48 AM   #34 
  - I see now why a radius was given - you have a curved section  Rabrrrrrr   Jan-12-07 11:31 AM   #21 
     - I calculate the curved section to 233.42  Jimbo S   Jan-12-07 12:07 PM   #40 
        - You guys are the reason I love DU so much.  MrsGrumpy   Jan-12-07 12:09 PM   #41 
  - Divide into three areas?  Jimbo S   Jan-12-07 11:29 AM   #20 
  - Thank you Jimbo.  MrsGrumpy   Jan-12-07 11:39 AM   #26 
     - Possibly an easier solution  Jimbo S   Jan-12-07 11:47 AM   #33 
        - It is this right here...  MrsGrumpy   Jan-12-07 11:49 AM   #36 
        - Rabrrrr beat me to it while I was caluclating  Jimbo S   Jan-12-07 11:51 AM   #37 
  - hmmm  Little Wing   Jan-12-07 11:43 AM   #27 
  - Pretty much, but the wonderful Rabrrrrrr has helped me out of a jam.  MrsGrumpy   Jan-12-07 11:45 AM   #30 
  - About that 80' easement along the back of the property...  flvegan   Jan-12-07 03:09 PM   #44 
     - It belongs to the county but is located below grade...  MrsGrumpy   Jan-12-07 05:55 PM   #45 
        - I know you are, and I'm certainly  flvegan   Jan-12-07 06:04 PM   #46 
           - Hehehe...Sorry, I didn't mean to come off that way...  MrsGrumpy   Jan-12-07 08:21 PM   #48 
              - No biggie, MrsGrumpy  flvegan   Jan-12-07 08:35 PM   #49 
 

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