Determine whether the answers are or are not different. Explain why or why not.?

a) Josh has 1159 bottle caps in his collection In how many different ways can Josh arrange his bottle-cap collection into groups so that the same number of bottle caps are in each group and so that there are no bottle caps left over (i.e., not in a group)?

b) How many different rectangles can be made whose side lengths, in centimeters, are counting numbers and whose area is 1159 square centimeters?

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  • cidyah
    Lv 7
    1 decade ago
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    a)

    61 groups of 19 each or 19 groups of 61 each

    b)

    1 rectangle of length 19 and with 61

    1 rectangle of with 61 and length 19

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