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The length of a rectangular board is 10 cm longer than its width. The width of the board is 26 cm. the board is cut into 9 equal pieces.

What is the area of each piece?

What are the possible dimensions of each piece?

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    the length is clearly 36 cm

    The pieces can be (36/9)x26 or 36x(26/9)

    Assuming you want integer dimensions, I'd go with the first choice.

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