# A rectangle is 14 Cm wide and 48 cm long. How do you find the measure of the acute angle between its diagonals?

##### 1 Answer

Jul 26, 2016

#### Explanation:

If you construct lines bisecting the two sides and the diagonals is is easy to see that the acute angle between the diagonals is *twice* the angle in a right angled triangle whose base is 48 cm and opposite side is 14 cm.

Thus the angle we want is