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Farmer McDonald is building a fence. He will place posts six feet apart and stretch the wire fencing between the posts. If his pasture is thirtysix feet long and twelve feet across, how many posts will he need? Please help immediately1

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Ms. Sue
Draw a diagram, something like this. Let . represent each post.
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Anonymous
I am still confused. :(

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Ms. Sue
Imagine each dot is a post 6 feet apart.
You may want to sketch this problem on graph paper.
Count the dots. 
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Anonymous
He needs 21 posts. Right or wrong?

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Ms. Sue
Wrong.
Draw a diagram, noting that you put only one fence post at each corner. 
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Delilah
draw a diagram like ms. Sue said

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Anonymous
I know it! 16 posts. right or wrong?

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Ms. Sue
Right!!! 16 posts.

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Anonymous
Thank you!:D

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Ms. Sue
You're welcome.

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Anonymous
34 ft

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Anonymous
Mama

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you
i need help it is due tomorrow
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