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Posted by **Kiara** on Monday, November 10, 2008 at 9:26pm.

A paint manufacturer suggests using 1 gallon of paint for every 400 sqaure feet of wall. At this rate, how many gallons of paint woulb be required for room that has 1400 square feet of wall?

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**Ms. Sue**, Monday, November 10, 2008 at 9:32pmDivide:

1400 / 400 = ?

You can also do it the long way:

1 gallon = 400 sq. ft.

2 gal. = 800 sq. ft.

3 gal. = 1200 sq. ft.

4 gal. = 1600 sq. ft.

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