Why Are TV Screens Measured Diagonally?

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this is because the size discrepancy between wide-screen televisions and standard televisions may vary.
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Call the screen width W. Then the height of the screen will be 0.75W. Applying pythagoras. W^2 + (0.75W)2 = 31^2. 1.5625W^2 = 961. W^2 = 961/1.5625. W = root (961/1.5625) = 24.8 inches
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If the ratio of width to height is 16:9 in a wide screen television, what are the width and height of a television that has a
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also because all TV used to be the same aspect ration (4:3) so there was no need to quote 2 dimensions for it, one single diagonal dimension told you everything you needed to know
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