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Unformatted text preview: ee types of tiles: Describe a method for calculating the number of tiles of each type
that Maria will need in order to tile any larger square tabletop. whole tiles half tiles quarter tiles Discuss some of the patterns and generalizations. Draw some diagrams of the different possible tables.
For a 10n x 10n table, the number of
quarter tiles is 4. The side lengths of the square tabletops are all multiples
of 10 cm.
Maria can use only quarter tiles in the corners, only half
tiles along the edges of the table, and only whole tiles in
the interior.
20 cm
Here is one tabletop. This
square table uses 5 whole
tiles, 4 half tiles, and 4
quarter tiles.
How many tiles of...
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 Fall '13
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