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Purchased 297 square feet of carpet at $18.50 a square yard, what is the cost?
297 / 9 = 33 yards X $18.50 =$610.50
Do I divide by 3 again to get $203.50?

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    no, why would you divide by 3?

    you correctly converted the square feet to square yards by dividing by 9, and your cost was in square yards.

    your cost is $610.50

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