# Is this an area question?

Dory wants to lay down carpet in ta room of her house. The room is
rectangular in shape and are 15 feet by 20 feet. How much carpet will she need?

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1. 15 ft * 20 ft = 300 ft^3
Usually, carpet is measured in square yards, though, so that would be

15/3 yd * 20/3 yd = 100/3 yd^2

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