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Are You Up to This Scissor Challenge?

Prove, by a drawing, that 40 cards 3 x 5 can be cut from a sheet of cardboard 22 x 28.

Solution:

Source: F. Hoyt & H. Peet's Everyday Arithmetic: Advanced Book, 1920, p. 111