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Counting Diagonals

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• Dan Meyer

December 15, 2011

How many squares will the largest diagonal cut through?

Sequel

• John Scammell

December 20, 2011

How many squares does the diagonal intersect?

• David Cox

December 23, 2011

How many squares does the diagonal pass through?

• Dan Anderson

December 26, 2011

How many squares does the diagonal go through?

• Timon Piccini

December 30, 2011

How many squares will the diagonal touch on the big rectangle?

• Zac Spencer

January 21, 2012

How many boxes will the diagonal intersect with?

• Valerie Higgins

January 22, 2012

How many squares would a diagonal through the largest rectangle hit?

• eddi vulic

January 22, 2012

How many squares will the diagonal go through?

• Brendan Murphy

January 23, 2012

How many squares will be along this diagonal?

• Sean Dardis

January 23, 2012

How many boxes will the line cut through?

• Avery

January 23, 2012

How many squares will the diagonal of an NxM rectangle pass through?

• David Petersen

January 23, 2012

Is there a pattern? What is it?

• Max Ray

January 27, 2012

How many squares does the diagonal go through? Can I figure out a rule without drawing?

• Terry Kaminski

January 28, 2012

How many sqaures in the diagonal?

• Evan Weinberg

January 28, 2012

How many squares does the diagonal pass through?

• Estee Williams

January 28, 2012

Is the diagonal length always shorter than the sum of the sides?

• Jason Brasel

January 30, 2012

Woah. What are the dimensions of the rectangle shown at the end?

• Andy Hancock

January 31, 2012

Create a formula that can predict how many squares the diagonal will cross through in any given quadrilateral.

• jeanette stein

February 01, 2012

How many squares will the diagonal cut through?

• Craig

February 01, 2012

How many squares does the diagonal go through for any sized rectangle?

• February 02, 2012

How big is that rectangle? Is there a relation between the size and how many squares the diagonal will intersect?

• Matt Vaudrey

February 03, 2012

Through how many squares will a diagonal pass?

• Arno van Meurs

February 04, 2012

Is there a general formula that would give me the number of squares I pass for a random rectangle?

• Bob Lochel

February 06, 2012

How can we minimize of maximize the proportion of squares which are passed through?

• February 08, 2012

how many squares will the diag cut? is there a shortcut??

• Chris Sears

February 10, 2012

How many squares does the diagonal cross through?

• David Petro

February 13, 2012

How many squares will the diagonal pass through?

• Marc Garneau

February 16, 2012

Through how many squares does the diagonal of an (m x n) rectangle pass?

• Elisabeth Engum

February 17, 2012

Find the slope of each line.

• phil aldridge

February 18, 2012

How many squares will the diagonal go through?

• Nico Rowinsky

February 22, 2012

How many boxes will the diagonal cross?

• Jill Jones

March 06, 2012

Can you create a formula for finding the number of diagonals?

• March 18, 2012

How many boxes will the diagonal intersect?

• James Belyea

March 19, 2012

how many squares will it go through?

• Andrew

March 20, 2012

How many squares will be hit by the diagonal?

• Phillip Ehresmann

March 21, 2012

How many squares will the diagonal intersect?

• Brian Bennett

March 21, 2012

Is there a set pattern?

• Kaleb Allinson

March 22, 2012

How many unit squares does a diagonal to a rectangle go through?

• Erick Lee

March 22, 2012

How many squares are crossed?

• Peggy Frisbie

March 26, 2012

How can you predict the number of squares that the diagonal will pass through?

• Kjersti

March 26, 2012

How squares will the diagonal intersect in the largest rectangle?

• James Toner

March 27, 2012

What are some general patterns?

• James C.

March 27, 2012

how many squares would a line pass through corner to corner? can we generalize this formula?

• Michael Pershan

March 27, 2012

How many boxes will the diagonal pass through?

• Gregory Schwanbeck

April 02, 2012

Given x and y dimensions of a rectangle, how many boxes will be intersected by the diagonal.

• Joe

April 04, 2012

How many squares does the diagonal touch for the last quadrilateral?

• Nathan Kraft

April 10, 2012

How many squares will it cross? Can you do it by just knowing the length and width of the rectangle? How much does this software cost?

• Cynthia Blanchard

April 15, 2012

How many squares will this diagonal hit?

• Aaron Morse

April 21, 2012

Why does the line for the 10 square touch more subsquares than the others? What will the pattern be for the last area shown?

• David Wees

April 27, 2012

How many squares will get touched by the diagonal line?

• Candice Director

May 01, 2012

How many squares will the diagonal go through for an nXm rectangle?

• Nate Hochmuth

May 02, 2012

How many squares will the diagonal cross through?

• Patrick Harless

May 02, 2012

Through how many squares will a diagonal of an arbitrary square pass?

• Ken Meehan

May 06, 2012

Can you find a function d(x,y) that predicts how many squares the diagonal will hit for general integers x and y?

• Ryan Brown

May 06, 2012

How many squares will the diagonal cross?

• Michael Fenton

May 08, 2012

How many squares would the diagonal pass through for an M by N rectangle?

• Andy Martinson

May 09, 2012

Does this work for other shapes?

• • Michael R

May 14, 2012

how many boxes will the diagonal go through in an mxn box?

• Carl Malartre

May 14, 2012

How many squares are crossed?

• Eric Newman

May 15, 2012

i have no idea how many boxes it will cross thru. but i really wanna know! guess i'll give this 2 the kid that always finishes early!

• Curtis Nielson

May 16, 2012

How many squares does the diagonal cross?

• Darren Harris

May 18, 2012

how many? squares will it cross?

• May 22, 2012

How many square units will one of its diagonals pass through?

• Jake Jouppi

May 22, 2012

How many squares will the diagonal pass through?

• Thomas Hinkle

May 23, 2012

What's the relationships between area and the number of squares a diagonal passes through?

• May 24, 2012

How many squares will the diagonal go through on any given rectangle?

• Jim Anderson

May 24, 2012

How many diagonals light up?

• Subham Soni

May 26, 2012

How many squares does the line pass through?

• Edwin Ulmer

November 10, 2012

What will the count be?