# Math

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A lawn service will fertilize a lawn at at a rate of 59cents per 100 square feet. What is the price they will charge to fertilize a 125foot x 140foot rectangular lawn? Express answer to the nearest cent.

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cost=area*rate
=125*140 sq.ft * 59cents÷100 sq.ft
=17500 sq.ft * \$0.59 / 100 sq.ft
= \$103.25

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