# math

The Smiths want to buy a 9 ft. by 12 ft. carpet and center it in a 15 ft. by 20 ft. room. Can a 3 1/2 foot by 12 foot couch be placed against one of the long walls of the room without touching the carpet?

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2. Can a 3 1/2 foot by 12 foot couch be place against one of the short walks of the riim without touching the carpet?

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