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Robbie needs to buy fencing for his square vegetable garden that measures 16 3/4 feet on a side. One side borders the back of the garage. The fencing costs $4 per feet. Estimate how much the fencing will cost. I NEED HELP!!!!!

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    Since you're estimating, what is 4 times 17?

    Then multiply that by 4

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    i put 68.00 dollars before ooh... i forgot to multiply again thanx!!!!!

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    so its 272 dollars?

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    We only need three sides of fencing.

    So 3 * 17 = 51

    Now multiply by $4.

    51 * 4 = about $200.

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    Oh ok thank ms sue r u a teacher?

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    Ms sue.?

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    ~200 dollars (~-about)

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