Tuesday

September 23, 2014

September 23, 2014

Posted by **collin** on Thursday, November 1, 2012 at 6:22pm.

- 5th grade math -
**Lala**, Thursday, November 1, 2012 at 6:57pm1. Find the area

2. Divide it by 4

3. Thats how many tulips!

- 5th grade math -
**Madmistro**, Thursday, November 1, 2012 at 6:58pmOne way you can solve this is by drawing a diagram. For example, a rectangle 16 cm by 12 cm. From that you will get the general idea of what it looks like. Then starting at one corner, which would be 0, make dots every 4 cm. Now for the long side, 16 cm, your should get 5 tulips along the side. Then for the short side, 12 cm, do the same starting at the same point in the corner. You should get 4 tulips for the 12 cm long side. Then multiply 5 and four and you should get 20. Check your answer by finishing the diagram. This is how i figured it out anyways.

- 5th grade math -
**Anonymous**, Thursday, November 1, 2012 at 10:12pmon friday 1,250 people visited the zoo.half as many people visited the zoo on friday and saturday

- 5th grade math -
**ALICE**, Saturday, November 3, 2012 at 4:08pmMadmistro, your idea with the diagram is great but you will be planting two tulips in the starting position. Therefore, I think that subtract 1 which yields 19 is the better answer. Although it did not say that 2 tulips could not be planted in the same hole.

- 5th grade math -
**ketline**, Monday, November 5, 2012 at 5:15pmI think u first have multiply 16 times 12=262

**Answer this Question**

**Related Questions**

math - tulips are planted every four feet on a rectangle the sides are 16 feet ...

Math. - Nancy Tobey planted a vegetable garden in the backyard. However, the ...

math - Robert planted pumpkins to sell. Their garden has 5 sides. 5 feet 8 ...

MATH - DEREK PLANTED A GARDEN IN THE SHAPE OF A SQUARE 32 FEET ON EACH SIDE. THE...

math - derek planted a garden in the shape of a square 32 feet on each side. The...

math - derek planted a garden in the shape of a square 32 feet on each side. The...

math - Caleb planted a garden in a rectangular shape. The garden is 6 feet and ...

Math - Mr. Gomez planted 24 tulip in his garden . He planted the same number of ...

math - Harry planned a rectangular garden that was 40 feet long and 10 feet wide...

math - A florist had an equal number of red and yellow tulips. She sold 624 red ...