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1.) Solve the below estimations. a.)Gabriela wants to put fence...

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1.) Solve the below estimations. a.)Gabriela wants to put fence...

1.) Solve the below estimations.

a.)Gabriela wants to put fence around her rectangular yard. The length is 52 feet 9. The width is 30 feet 8 inches. The fence materials and labor costs $11.50 per foot.

What is the length in feet only? In other words, convert 52 feet 9 inches to a decimal number, rounded to the nearest hundredth.
feet

What is the width in feet only? In other words, convert 30 feet 8 inches to a decimal number, rounded to the nearest hundredth.
 feet

Use the feet dimensions to find the perimeter of the yard. Round to the nearest hundredth.
feet

Find the total cost to put up the fence.
$  

 

b.) Camilla wants to put tile in her greenhouse. The length of the greenhouse is 40 feet 9 inches. The width is 46 feet 8 inches. Assume tile costs $15.45 per square foot, which includes installation.

What is the length in feet only? In other words, convert 40 feet 9 inches to a decimal number, rounded to the nearest hundredth.

   feet

What is the width in feet only? In other words, convert 46 feet 8 inches to a decimal number, rounded to the nearest hundredth.

   feet


Use the feet dimensions to find the area of the greenhouse. Round to the nearest hundredth.

   square feet


Find the total cost to put tile in the greenhouse.
$

 

c.)Tomas built a concrete basketball court in his backyard. He wants to paint a circle with radius 5 feet 6 inches in the middle of the basketball court. The special concrete paint he will use costs $48.92 per gallon. One gallon of paint covers 12 square feet.

What is the radius in feet only? In other words, convert 5 feet 6 inches to a decimal number, rounded to the nearest hundredth.
feet

Use the feet dimensions to find the area of the circle. Using the approximate π≈3.14, estimate the area, rounded to the nearest hundredth.
square feet

Find the number of gallons of paint required. Assume Tomas can only buy a whole number of gallons of paint.

  

Find the cost to purchase the amount of paint Tomas needs. Round to the nearest cent.
$

 

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