Shelly and Michelle are making a quilt. They have a piece of fabric that measures 48 inches by 168 inches. All pieces must be square with none left over . What is the side length of the largest square that can be cut?

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  1. 54 inches on side x aka ; lenth and angle

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  2. How can you have 54 inches on a side when the width of the fabric is only 48 inches?

    Each square can be 24 by 24 inches.

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  3. The GCF of 128, and 48 is 24 therefore, the largest of each square she can make is 24 inches in each side

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  4. How many pieces can be cut?

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  5. Your right

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