# math

posted by .

the bulletin board is 48 inches long and 24 inches wide. How many yards would they need for the trim?

• math -

P = 2L + 2W

P = (2 * 48) + (2 * 24)

P = 96 + 48

P = 144 inches

144/36 = _____________ yards

## Similar Questions

1. ### math

solve and writein simplest terms: 3 yards 1 foot 10 inches+ 5 yards 2 feet 4 inches 8 yards 3 feet 14 inches 8 yds 4 feet 2 inches 9 yards 1 foot 2 inches. check that. you need to convert everything into inches 1 yard = 16 inches 1 …
2. ### Math

Sandy is making curtains from fabric that is 44 inches wide. Her curtain pattern is 27 inches long and 44 inches wide. How many yards of fabric will she need to make 5 curtains?
3. ### math

Sophina bought 3 yards of trim to put around a rectangular scarf. She does not want the scarf to be wider than 12 inches or narrower than 6 inches. Using whole numbers, if she uses all the trim, what are the possible dimensions of …
4. ### math

Myra's bulletin board has a width of 60 inches. When she originally decorated it she needed 192 inches of border material. How many inches high is the bulletin board?
5. ### math

Myra's bulletin board has a length of 60 inches across the bottom. When she originally decorated it she used 192 inches of border material. What is the width (height) of the bulletin board?
6. ### math

Myra's bulletin board has a length of 60 inches across the bottom. When she originally decorated it she used 192 inches of border material. What is the width (height) of the bulletin board?
7. ### math

Myra's bulletin board has a length of 60 inches across the bottom. When she originally decorated it she used 192 inches of border material. What is the width (height) of the bulletin board?
8. ### Math. 2

Siphons bought 3 yards of trim to put around a rectangular scarf. She wants the width of the scarf to be a whole number that is at least 6 inches and at most 12 inches. If she uses all the trim , what are the possible dimensions of …
9. ### math

Sophia bought 3 yards of trim to put around a rectangular scarf. She wants the width of the scarf to be a whole number that is at least 6 inches and at most 12 inches. if she uses all the trim, what are the possible dimensions of her …
10. ### math

Russ is putting his vacation photographs in an album that is 12 1/8 inches long and 10 1/4 inches wide. Should he trim the edges of the photographs to 12 inches long and 10 inches wide or to 12 1/2 inches long and 10 1/2 inches wide?

More Similar Questions