Posted by **lidia** on Tuesday, December 27, 2011 at 3:23pm.

the town is going to divide the community gardens into rectangler plots that are 3 yards * 15 yards.how many plots will the community gardens have?what is the area of each plot?

please explain how you got the answer.

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**Ms. Sue**, Tuesday, December 27, 2011 at 3:54pm
What is the size of the community gardens?

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**miki**, Tuesday, December 27, 2011 at 4:02pm
15 width by 45 length

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**Ms. Sue**, Tuesday, December 27, 2011 at 4:20pm
Lidia, Miki -- please do not change names -- certainly not in the middle of a thread!

45 / 3 = _____ plots

A = L * W

A = 3 * 15

A = 45 square yards in each plot

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