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julien

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A problem from Newman, which I posted at

http://www.mymathforum.com/POW/POW1.pdf , asks to show that it is

impossible to cover a unit square with 5 squares whose sides have

lengths <1/2.

It is possible to realize such a covering with 7 squares.

What if we allow us only 6 squares ?

JS,

http://www.mymathforum.com