jim wants to put a wallpaper border around a rectangular room. The room measures 14 feet by 10 feet. If the wallpaper border comes in strips that are 20 feet long how many strips will jim need?

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  1. 28 + 20 = 48 feet
    48 / 20 = 2.4 strips.
    But I'm sure he'd have to round up to 3 strips

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