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sritama
 2 years ago
Suppose you have a checkerboard, and a set of dominoes. Each domino is twice the area of a square of the checkerboard. Clearly, you could cover the entire checkerboard with thirtytwo dominoes. But here's the question: Suppose you chopped off two opposite corners of the checkerboard. Can you now completely cover the remainder of the board using thirtyone dominoes?
sritama
 2 years ago
Suppose you have a checkerboard, and a set of dominoes. Each domino is twice the area of a square of the checkerboard. Clearly, you could cover the entire checkerboard with thirtytwo dominoes. But here's the question: Suppose you chopped off two opposite corners of the checkerboard. Can you now completely cover the remainder of the board using thirtyone dominoes?

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experimentX
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0two opposite corners??

experimentX
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0dw:1333442646689:dw

dpaInc
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1opposite corners are of the same color...

Arnab09
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.4as the chopped squares r of same color, there will b 3230 left

experimentX
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0dw:1333442795215:dw

experimentX
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0dw:1333442840184:dw

apoorvk
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0i dont think so. tried out the many possibilities.

sritama
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0u think it can be done??

apoorvk
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0no, i dont think its possible.

sritama
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0sorry, as u wrote' i dont think so.',i thought u meant that the ans of arnab and experiment x are wrong..

Arnab09
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.4Arnab09 is wrong!!! how dare u think that !!!! xD

Arnab09
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.4btw, i fear moderators..
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