# Math

A rectangular compound has the dimensions 6m by 10m A square carpet is laid in the centre of the compound. the carpet is 3m by 3m. Find the part of the compound that is uncovered by the carpet.

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1. (6 * 10) - (3 * 3) = _______ square meters

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Ms. Sue
2. (6*10)-(3*3)=60-9=51
51 square

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3. (6×10)-(3×3)
60-9=51
so, the part of the compound that is uncovered by the carpet is 51 square meters.

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4. Yes.

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Ms. Sue
5. Workers in a certain company are required to 8% of their salary into a social security fund.Mr Doe has a monthly sarary of GH¢22.00 How much does he pay into the fund every month? And every year?

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6. 8÷100×22=1.76
Monthly payment =22-1.76=20.24 so therefore he pay 20.24 in the fund every month. In every year =20.24×12=240

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