Math
posted by Kieosha on .
Ceramic tiles measure 2 inches by 3 inches. What is the least number of tiles that are needed to completely cover a square area that is 2 feet on each side?

Let x = # tiles
144 in^2 = 1 ft^2
2ft * 2ft = 4ft^2
4ft^2 = 6/144ft^2 * x
Solve for x.