Posted by **Kelly** on Sunday, October 27, 2013 at 2:42pm.

You need to put carpet in a rectangular room that measures 12 feet by 17 feet at a cost of $27.50 per square yard. Assuming that you can buy precisely the amount of carpet you need, how much will the carpet for the room cost?

I came up with $1870.00 but Im, not sure if I am doing it right.

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**Ms. Sue**, Sunday, October 27, 2013 at 3:16pm
12 * 17 = 204 square feet

1 square foot = 0.111111 square yard

204 * 0.111111 = 22.67 square yards

22.67 * 27.5 = $623.43

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**Lol**, Friday, January 24, 2014 at 7:37pm
Thanks 4 answering! I needed it!

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**jeevanandham**, Saturday, July 26, 2014 at 7:00am
mr.x wants new carpeting for is family room.his family is a 10feet by 9 feet the rectangular.how much carpeting does he need to buy to cover his entire room the price one square feet is rupees.to find total cost for corpeting the room

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