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how many square yards of carpeting are needed for a room that measures 12.5 ft by 18.25 ft

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Area= 2(L+W)

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There are about 9ft per yard

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A = L * W = 12.5 * 18.25 = 228.13 F^2
1 sq yd = 9 sq ft
228.13 / 9 = 25.3 sq yds.

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Find the amount of carpeting needed to cover the floor of a rectangular room that is 12.5ft by 10 ft.

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