# Math 8th Grade (Ms. Sue) ?

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**Chris**
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An artist makes a painting that is 12 feet by 9 feet. He paints a frame around the painting. The frame is 3 inches wide. What is the area of the frame?

Please provide formula for figuring out.

Answers (a)10.75ftsq(b)10.5ftsq

(c)12.96ftsq(d)5.3125ftsq

Thanks.