# math

posted by
**jared** on
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I have to make a checker board 40cm by 40cm and it has to have 8 even squares in each row. Is the 40 cm 15 3/4 inches? and how do you measure each square to be equal?

You'll need a ruler with centimeters. Then divide 40 by 8 to find the size (in centimeters) of each square.