Posted by HELP HELP HELP MNHS on Tuesday, February 5, 2013 at 4:11am.
What is the least number of square pieces into which a cardboard, 13ft long and 8ft wide can be cut?
solution pls...

Math  Steve, Tuesday, February 5, 2013 at 5:12am
If you have to cover the whole board, then you will get
8x8 5x5 3x3 2x2 1x1 1x1
It works out nicely because the dimensions are Fibonacci numbers:
1,1,2,3,5,8,13,...
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