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Area of a Square

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Puzzle ID:#4840
Fun:*** (2.87)
Difficulty:** (1.74)
Category:Math
Submitted By:andy1608**
Corrected By:javaguru

 

 

 



You have a piece of paper, 10cm by 10cm. Area = 100cm^2. For some reason, you need a square piece of paper with an area of 50cm^2. Using the paper you have, what's an easy way of getting the new square?

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Try it with a piece of paper, doesn't matter the size of the square, try to find a square half its size inside it.
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