# math

*Equal squares as large as possible are drawn on a rectangular board measuring 50 cm by 70 cm. Find the size of the square.

Steve today at 8:18pm

assuming you mean to cover the entire board, then since
GCD(50,70)=10
The largest square which will work has side 10
kelvin today at 8:36pm

And what is the minimum number of squares can be drawn on a rectangular board.

Do you mean 10 cm or there is no unit?

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1. He means 10 cm.

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Ms. Sue
2. And what is the minimum number of squares can be drawn on a rectangular board?

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3. What is the area of this board?

How many 100 cm squares fit on this board?

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Ms. Sue
4. Area of the board = 3500 cm square and area of the square which has to be drawn on the board = 100 cm square.

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5. Yes, the board has 3500 square cm.

Why do you keep ignoring my questions?:

I don't understand why you post here when I have to pull teeth to get a simple answer/

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