# math

a school playground is in the shape of a rectangle 700 feet long and 200 feet wide. if fencing cost 20 dollars per yards what will it cost to place fencing around the playground

1. P = 2L + 2W

P = 2(700) + 2(200)

P = 1400 + 400 = 1800 feet

1 yard = 3 feet

1800/3 = 600 yards

600 * \$20 = \$______

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