Posted by **yuku** on Thursday, February 25, 2010 at 12:22am.

tamara wants 2 put new ceramic tile on her kitchen countertop.The tiles she's going to use is in the shape of a square,measuring 4 inches on each side.The countertop is 6 feet long and 2 feet wide.

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**Writeacher**, Thursday, February 25, 2010 at 7:50am
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**Reiny**, Thursday, February 25, 2010 at 8:30am
Your counter top is 6 feet by 2 feet, or

72 inches by 24 inches

since each tile is 4 inches by 4 inches, we can place 18 tiles along the length (72/4), and 6 tiles along the width (24/4)

So we will need 18x6 or 108 tiles

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