# What is the perimeter of a rhombus whose diagonals are 16 and 30?

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Dec 25, 2016

#### Answer:

#### Explanation:

Some of the rhombus' properties:

a) The sides of a rhombus are all congruent. (the same length).

b) The two diagonals are perpendicular, and they bisect each other. This means they cut each other in half.

Now back to our question :

Given that the two diagonals are

From Pythagorean theorem, we know

SInce

perimeter of