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You need to put carpet in a rectangular room that measures 12 feet by 17 feet at a cost of $27.50 per square yard. Assuming that you can buy precisely the amount of carpet you need, how much will the carpet for the room cost?

I came up with $1870.00 but Im, not sure if I am doing it right.

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  1. 12 * 17 = 204 square feet

    1 square foot = 0.111111 square yard

    204 * 0.111111 = 22.67 square yards

    22.67 * 27.5 = $623.43

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  2. Thanks 4 answering! I needed it!

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  3. mr.x wants new carpeting for is family room.his family is a 10feet by 9 feet the rectangular.how much carpeting does he need to buy to cover his entire room the price one square feet is rupees.to find total cost for corpeting the room

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  4. Suppose you are going to install carpet into a rectangular room that measures 4 yards by 7 yards. However, the carpet you chose can only be purchased in 10 yd2 sections. You will need to purchase
    of these 10 yd2 sections to have enough carpet for the entire room.

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