Posted by **giovanna** on Tuesday, December 18, 2007 at 4:42pm.

tina's preschool has a set of cardboard building blocks, each of which measures 9 inches by 9 inches by 4 inches. how many of these blocks will tina need to build a wall with dimensions of 4 inches in thickness, 3 feet in in height and 12 feet in length?

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**Ms. Sue**, Tuesday, December 18, 2007 at 4:53pm
Since there are 36 inches in 3 feet, the wall must be 4 blocks high (36/9 = 4).

How many blocks will Tina need for the length (12 feet = 144 inches)?

Multiply 4 by the number of blocks needed for the length to find the total number of blocks.

If you post your answer, we'll be glad to check it.

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**bobby**, Saturday, November 8, 2008 at 12:22pm
955 the beat

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**jelani**, Sunday, February 21, 2010 at 10:41pm
576

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**Anonymous**, Tuesday, April 12, 2011 at 10:07pm
64

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