Paper squares

The paper rectangle measuring 69 cm and 46 cm should be cut into as many squares as possible. Calculate the lengths of squares and their number.

Correct result:

x =  23 cm
n =  6

Solution:

a=69 cm b=46 cm 69=323 46=223 GCD(69,46)=23  x=GCD(a,b)=GCD(69,46)=23 cm
c=a/x=69/23=3 d=b/x=46/23=2  n=c d=3 2=6



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