Friday

January 30, 2015

January 30, 2015

Posted by **cassandra** on Wednesday, September 14, 2011 at 7:28pm.

- math -
**cassandra**, Wednesday, September 14, 2011 at 7:45pmso would it be 12x15? 12x20

? etc...

- math -
**Damon**, Wednesday, September 14, 2011 at 8:04pmNot so simple unfortunately

sketch this out on a sheet of paper.

The blue ones must be smaller than the red ones if they are also square and 12 are to surround a red. You end up with 4 on each side of the red. Each blue side is half a red side.

HOWEVER!

Adjacent patterns share blue tiles so if it went on forever in both directions you would really only need half as many or 6 blues for each red. However watch out for the edges of the pattern.

- math -
**JACKY**, Friday, September 30, 2011 at 12:11pmOMG I STILL DONT UNDERSTAND THT! i have to know how to do it

**Answer this Question**

**Related Questions**

!!MATH!! - A decroative floor pattern has one red square tile surrounded by 12 ...

math - there are 4 blue tile,s 3 yellow tiles, 5 red tiles, and 2 green tiles. ...

5th grade math - Mr.Jones wants to put tiles on the floor by the front door of ...

Algebra - Marco is making mosaic garden stones using red, yellow, and blue tiles...

Math - If there are 6 red tiles and 5 blue tiles in a box, what are the chances ...

MATH - MRS. M IS GOING TO PUT DOWN TILES ON HER KITCHEN FLOOR. SHE PLANS TO USE ...

math - susan is buying three different colors of tiles for her kicthen floor. ...

math - Ron is tiling a countertop. He needs to place 54 square tiles in each of ...

Probability as a Fraction - In a bag there are 7 red tiles, 3 blue tiles, and 2 ...

Math Word Problem - Ron is tiling a countertop. He needs to place 54 square ...