math 6 grade
posted by brittany .
howard and claudi are placing square carpeting tiles in a wide hallway in the theater. The tiles one one side hace 16 inch sides and the tiles on the other side have 24 inche sides.
A.how many of each tile will they have to buy for a 12 foot long hallway?
B.how many times will edges of each kind of tile line up?
answer a and b please.
A, wouldn't the numbers of tiles depend on how wide the hallways is?