# Math

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a carpeting store is having a special sale, offering carpeting at \$16.50 per square yard. Its competitor is offering carpeting at \$1.90 per square foot. Which store is less expensive? By how much?

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1.9/ft^2 * 9 ft^2/yd^2 = 17.1/yd^2
so the 16.5 is cheaper

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