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a deli slicer is used to cut cylindrical blocks of cheese for sandwiches. suppose a customer wants slices of cheese that are round and slices that are rectangular. explain how the cheese can be placed on the slicer to get each shape.

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  1. Since these are cylindrical blocks of cheese, then the round slices can be cut across the cylinder.

    By cutting off the excess and squaring the cylinder, the customer can get rectangular slices.

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