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mr. callaway needs to purchase enough grass seed to cover a 3000 square foot lawn and a 4200 square foot lawn. if 40 ounces of grass seed will seed a 2400 square foot lawn how many ounces does he need to seed both lawns

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2400/40 = 60 ounces per square foot

Multiply:

60 * 3,000 = ?

60 * 4,200 = ?

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b(30
c(120
d(180

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I made a major stupid booboo! Forget what I posted above.

1 ounce will seed 60 square feet.
3,000 / 60 = 50 ounces
4,200 / 60 = 70 ounces

50 + 70 = 120 ounces

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