Diagonals in a Rectangle.
In the case of a 2 X 2 rectangle, or a 3 X 5 rectangle, we can simply count. However, can we make a decision about a 100 X 167 or a 3600 X 288 rectangle? In general, given an N X K rectangle, how many grid squares are crossed by its diagonal?© BrainMass Inc. brainmass.com March 4, 2021, 5:50 pm ad1c9bdddf
This shows how to find the number of diagonals in a n x k rectangle.