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#41 Pieter :-?

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Posted 01 October 2009 - 12:10 PM

cant you cut it from the point corner to the other point corner in a straight line, then slide the bottom left up, joining it at the top of the other half therefore giving you a skew 4 by 6

Edited by Pieter :-?, 01 October 2009 - 12:15 PM.

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#42 leojuncal

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Posted 27 October 2009 - 04:50 PM

I'm sorry, perhaps geometry isn't my thing, but I'm not seeing how this slice makes the desired rectangle, could someone post the compleated 4x6 grid as made bythis slice?


You have to count the half squares and sum them with the complete sqares in the same line to make it sence.
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#43 Muslim

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Posted 19 November 2009 - 11:18 PM

I can say there is a lot of solutions to this one, but wouldn't it be the easiet to show the solution like this one:
MySolution.jpg
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#44 jeffery12109

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Posted 26 March 2010 - 11:44 PM

I can say there is a lot of solutions to this one, but wouldn't it be the easiet to show the solution like this one:
MySolution.jpg

that wouldn't work
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#45 ThisIsALie

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Posted 03 April 2010 - 07:20 PM

Hockeyislife19, I don't see how your slices would make a rectangle. It could make a bowtie but not a rectangle D:

So... Yea.
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#46 tituspercy

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Posted 29 May 2011 - 07:01 PM

The 2nd solution by josiah47 doesn't work. You can't make the green portion without cutting the piece into 3.


It works fine, if you fold the smaller piece along the bias, as shown. Which is how I solved it.

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