# math VERY URGENT+IMPORTANT

Farmer McDonald is building a fence. He will place posts six feet apart and stretch the wire fencing between the posts. If his pasture is thirty-six feet long and twelve feet across, how many posts will he need? Please help immediately1

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1. Draw a diagram, something like this. Let . represent each post.

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Ms. Sue
2. I am still confused. :(

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3. Imagine each dot is a post 6 feet apart.

You may want to sketch this problem on graph paper.

Count the dots.

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Ms. Sue
4. He needs 21 posts. Right or wrong?

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5. Wrong.

Draw a diagram, noting that you put only one fence post at each corner.

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Ms. Sue
6. draw a diagram like ms. Sue said

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7. I know it! 16 posts. right or wrong?

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8. Right!!! 16 posts.

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Ms. Sue
9. Thank you!:D

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10. You're welcome.

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Ms. Sue
11. 34 ft

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12. Mama

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13. i need help it is due tomorrow

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14. 35

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15. 45

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16. IDK lm still confused

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17. thank you i needed this for my homework

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