Posted by **Kevin** on Monday, March 18, 2013 at 6:05pm.

a contractor's designing one side of an office building 48 feet in length the windows are each 5 feet long and will be placed Six feet apart and 5 feet from the end of the building wall how many windows can a contractor design

- Math -
**Damon**, Monday, March 18, 2013 at 6:19pm
You really have 38 feet to work with because of the five on each end.

each window-space unit takes 11 feat

3 of them take up 33 feet

now we can put one last window from 33 to 38

so

4 windows.

- Math -
**bobpursley**, Monday, March 18, 2013 at 6:20pm
let xxxxx be five feet, and lllll be a five feet window, and xxxxxx six feet.

xxxxxLLLLLxxxxxxLLLLLxxxxxxLLLLLxxxxxxLLLLLxxxxx

How many windows is that?

- Math -
**Kim**, Monday, March 18, 2013 at 6:46pm
Thanks!

## Answer This Question

## Related Questions

- Math HELP!! :( - a contractor's designing one side of an office building 48 feet...
- Math - Please help Ms.Sue! a contractor's designing one side of an office ...
- math - he dimensions of Liz's desk are 3.2 feet wide and 4.6 feet long. Match ...
- math VERY URGENT+IMPORTANT - Farmer McDonald is building a fence. He will place ...
- physics - You are standing 7 feet from one speaker and 13 feet from another. ...
- Math - your yard is 72 square feet and twice as long as it is wide.Fencing is ...
- Geometry - A trapezoid has a perimeter of 14 feet. What will the perimeter be ...
- Calculus - A ladder 15 feet long is leaning against a building so that end X is ...
- Math - Mark needs to cut a piece of glass to replace a broken window. He has ...
- Math - Brenda is building a rectangular pen for her dog. She has enough fencing ...

More Related Questions