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1. A rectangle has an area of 4 m
Write this area in cm

Why is it 4 x 100 x 100

I get the first x100 since 1m = 100cm but why does it times by 100 again?
2. (Original post by alevelssuck_)
A rectangle has an area of 4 m
Write this area in cm

Why is it 4 x 100 x 100

I get the first x100 since 1m = 100cm but why does it times by 100 again?
What did the question exactly write?
3. (Original post by alevelssuck_)
A rectangle has an area of 4 m
Write this area in cm

Why is it 4 x 100 x 100

I get the first x100 since 1m = 100cm but why does it times by 100 again?
Say a square has sides 2m. It has an area of .

Each 2m side is 200cm long.
4. (Original post by alevelssuck_)
A rectangle has an area of 4 m
Write this area in cm

Why is it 4 x 100 x 100

I get the first x100 since 1m = 100cm but why does it times by 100 again?
Or you can think of it like this:

Therefore
5. (Original post by Transitory)
What did the question exactly write?
Exactly

"A rectangle has an area of 4cm Write this area in cm"
Nothing else
6. (Original post by alevelssuck_)
Exactly

"A rectangle has an area of 4cm Write this area in cm"
Nothing else
User above has explained it well. Both of their examples.
7. (Original post by K-Man_PhysCheM)
Say a square has sides 2m. It has an area of .

Each 2m side is 200cm long.
Loool thanks, sometimes I dont think xx

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