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Can you work out the area of the inner square and give an explanation of how you did it?

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Lying and Cheating

Follow the instructions and you can take a rectangle, cut it into 4 pieces, discard two small triangles, put together the remaining two pieces and end up with a rectangle the same size. Try it!

Not So Little X

Age 11 to 14 Challenge Level:

Two circles are enclosed by a rectangle 12 units by x units.

The distance between the centres of the two circles is x/3 units.

How big is x?

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