Posted by Freddy on Wednesday, December 7, 2011 at 2:51pm.
A painter needs to paint a circular floor that is 24 yards in diameter. A gallon of paint cover 59 square yards. How many gallons of paint is needed to cover the floor?

math  Steve, Wednesday, December 7, 2011 at 3:11pm
area = pi*24^2/4 = 452 yd^2
so that means you will need 452/59 = 7.6 (or 8) gallons