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Kate bakes 20-inch by 18-inch pan of cornbread. The cornbread is cut into pieces that measure 2 inches by 2 inches. How many pieces of cornbread does the pan contain?
Solution 1
The area of the pan is = . Since the area of each piece is , there are 360/40 = 90 pieces. Thus, the answer is .
Solution 2
By dividing the each of the dimensions by , we get a grid which makes pieces. Thus, the answer is .
See Also
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