Divisha Agarwal
from
DPS Noida, Noida

Subject :IMO Class : Class 6

The adjoining figure (not drawn to scale) is made up of a square WXYZ and a rectangle ABCD. The area of the square is 64 cm^{2}. The length of the rectangle is 12 cm and its breadth is 9 cm. What is the total area of the unshaded part?

A52 cm^{2}

B142 cm^{2}

C112 cm^{2}

D98 cm^{2}

couldn't understand this one!!!

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Anamkhan Mulla
from
Navrachna Sama, Vadodara

Class : Class 7

it should be subtracted 2 times as the shaded area is coming in both the figures....we have taken the whole area of both the shapes

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Ashwak
from
Cambridge, Jalandhar

Class : Class 7

Yes I think we should subtract the shaded area only one time . Why they subtracting it two times

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Pranshu pratyush puhan
from
st john school siruseri, tamilnadu

Class : Class 7

The Shaded Area must be subtracted 2 times because it is overlapping the same area of both of the shapes.

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Yahvi Sahay
from
D P S electronic city, Bengaluru

Class : Class 6

2 times cause it overlaps on 2 shapes

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Sarthak
from
St Anthony Senior Secondary School Hiran Magri Udaipur, Udaipur

Class : Class 8

Why should I subtract the shaded area two times?????? we should subtract it one time

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Anamkhan Mulla
from
Navrachna Sama, Vadodara

Class : Class 7

how did we get the area of WXYZ????????????????????

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SWARIT JAIN
from
DPS Greater Noida, GREATER NOIDA

Class : Class 7

it is extremely obvious that the shaded area needs to be subtracted twice as the shaded area is occurring in both shapes!!!!!!!! even if u find the area of the unshaded area separately, u are going to get the same answer!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! it is definitely C!!!!!!! (C) (C)

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SOUVAGYA SAHA
from
De Nobili School, DHANBAD

Class : Class 8

yes , the correct ans is option B. We should not subtract the shaded area two times.

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Ishaan Mishra
from
Sai International School, Bhubaneswar

Class : Class 7

yes, we should only subtract it one time