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a worker in a city park needs to cover a circular path around the outside of a flower garden with gravel. the radius of the garden is 15 feet and the path surrounding the garden is 6 feet wide. how many square feet need to be covered with gravel? explain how you arrived at your answer.

alison
i had the same math project but your going to have to do this by yourself or you will never learn about area correctly
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