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A Short-Cut to School

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Jess cuts across the field between her home and her school only on days when the field is dry. How much longer is her trip to school on days when the field is wet and she uses the sidewalks, which run north/south and east/west? (No Calculator)

A

$ \cfrac { 1 }{ 4 } \text{ miles longer}$

B

$ \cfrac { 1 }{ 2 } \text{ miles longer}$

C

$ \cfrac { 3 }{ 4 } \text{ miles longer}$

D

$ 1\cfrac {1 }{ 4 } \text{ miles longer}$