Posted by **Alex** on Saturday, December 29, 2012 at 8:29pm.

The area of each square is twice the area of the next smaller square drawn in it. If the area of the smallest square is 3 square centimeters, what is the area of the largest square

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**Steve**, Saturday, December 29, 2012 at 11:25pm
no idea how many squares you have, but start counting. If there are n squares larger than the smallest, then the area of the largest is 3*2^n. The areas are:

3,6,12,24,48,96,...

If you want to ask questions about diagrams, you gotta describe what's going on here.

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**Arjun**, Friday, January 6, 2017 at 7:06am
The floor of a dining hall was covered with 150 tiles of 1 square unit.

What is the perimeter and area of the hall, if the shape of the floor is a square?

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