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Cover-up (Posted on 2011-06-23) Difficulty: 4 of 5
How many 3x5 rectangles are necessary to fully cover a 26x26 square?
Clearly, overlapping each other and/or the edges of the square is allowed.

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Hints/Tips re: The remainder .... k u d o s Comment 4 of 4 |
(In reply to The remainder by Gamer)

A1 reasoning!

One formal remark:

Change(edit ) the pseudo "squares" into "rectangles".

 The leftover area is indeed a 1x1 square.

  Posted by Ady TZIDON on 2011-06-25 12:44:47
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