Test Yourself 54: Two Squares

Square ABCD is 640 acres. Square CEFG is 360 acres. Diagonal GE prolonged intersects AB at H. BJ is parallel with GEH. What is the distance HK perpendicular to DJ?

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Dave Lindell, PS, retired after 36 1/2 years with the City of Los Angeles. He keeps surveying part time to stay busy and keep out of trouble. Dave can be reached at dllindell@msn.com.

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Dave Lindell, PS

Dave Lindell, PS, retired after 36 1/2 years with the City of Los Angeles. He keeps surveying part time to stay busy and keep out of trouble. He can be reached at dllindell@msn.com.