Posted by kayle on Thursday, August 5, 2010 at 4:57pm.
if six inscribed, wooden disks are cut from a 36 centimeter by 24 centimeter retangular block of wood, how many square centimeters of wood will not be used?

geometry  bobpursley, Thursday, August 5, 2010 at 5:59pm
the highest common factor is 12cm, so that is the diameter. figure the area of the six, and then subtract from total original area.