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    diagonal of a football field

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    Suppose at the kickoff of a football game, the receiver catches the football at the left side of the goal line and runs for a touchdown diagonally across the field. How many yards would he run? (A football field is 100 yards long and 160 feet wide).

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    Solution Summary

    The solution shows how to apply Pythagorean Theorem to find the diagonal of a football field.

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