Tiles path

A rectangular park measures 24mX18m. A path 2.4m wide is constructed all around it. Find the cost of paving the path with cement tiles of size 60cm X 40cm at the rate of $5.60 per tile ?

Correct answer:

x =  5241.6 USD

Step-by-step explanation:

S1=24 18=432 S2=(24+2 2.4) (18+2 2.4)=656.64 S3=0.60 0.40=0.24 S=S2S1=656.64432=561625=224.64 n=S/S3=224.64/0.24=936 x=n 5.60=936 5.60=262085=262085 USD=5241.6 USD

We will be pleased if You send us any improvements to this math problem. Thank you!


You need to know the following knowledge to solve this word math problem:

We encourage you to watch this tutorial video on this math problem: video1

Related math problems and questions:

  • Pool tiles
    bazen_5 The pool is 25m long, 10m wide, and 160cm deep. How many m2 of tiles will be needed on the walls and the pool? How many tiles are needed when 1 tile has a square shape with a 20cm side? How much does it cost when 1m2 of tiles costs 258 Kc?
  • Trevor
    tiles2_1 Trevor wishes to tile the floor of his bathroom. The bathroom is rectangular and is 4.2m long and 3.3m wide. The tiles are 30cm by 30cm. Calculate the cost to tile the floor if each tile costs 72 cents.
  • Flooring a room
    tiles_10 Find the cost of flooring a room 6.5 m by 5 m with square tiles of sides 25 cm at the rate of rupees 9.40 per tile.
  • Tiles
    strecha The pupils of the building school have to calculate how many roof tiles they will need to cover the roof of the house in the shape of two rectangles measuring 10 x 7.2 m. One roof tile covers a rectangular area of 22 cmx32 cm. How many tiles will they nee
  • Tiles
    dlazba2 It is given an area of 5m x 4m One tile is 40 x 40 cm How many tiles are needed in an area of 5 m x 4 m? And how many tiles need to be cut (if it not possible for the tiles to fall exactly)?
  • Sand path
    sand_1 How many m3 of sand is needed to fill the 1.5m wide path around a rectangular flowerbed of 8m and 14m if the sand layer is 6cm high?
  • Pavilion
    altanok The rectangular pavilion with dimensions 3.5 m and 2.75 m to be paved with square tiles of side 25 cm price of CZK 22 per 1 piece or rectangular tiles with sides of 20 cm and 15 cm in the price of CZK 11 per 1 pc. Which solution is cheaper (write its pric
  • The corridor
    tiles The corridor is 12 m long and 3.6 m wide. It must be paved with rectangular tiles measuring 15 cm and 30 cm. Are 1000 pieces of tiles enough to pave the corridor?
  • Rectangle 45
    rectangles2_4 The perimeter of a rectangle is 60cm. If the length of the rectangle is 20cm. a)find the width b)find the area.
  • Decorative fence
    zahrada_9 The rectangular garden is 57 m long and 42 m wide. Calculate how much m² it will reduce if it encloses with a 60 cm wide decorative fence.
  • The carpet
    koberec_1 How many meters of carpet 90 cm wide need to cover floor room which has a rectangular shape with a lengths 4.8 m and 2.4 m if the number of pieces on the carpet is needed to be lowest?
  • Telco company
    phones The upstairs communications company offers customers a special long-distance calling rate that includes a $0.10 per minute charge. Which of the following represents this fee schedule where m represents the number of minutes and c is the call's overall cos
  • MO8-Z8-I-5 2017
    mo8 Identical rectangles ABCD and EFGH are positioned such that their sides are parallel to the same. The points I, J, K, L, M and N are the intersections of the extended sides, as shown. The area of the BNHM rectangle is 12 cm2, the rectangle MBCK area is 63
  • Painting
    malovka The room is long 50 meters and wide 60dm and 300 cm high. Calculate how much it will cost painting if area of windows and doors is 15% of the total area. One square meter cost 50cents.
  • Tiles
    wall-tiles-img-5 How many square tiles with an area of 121 cm2 have to be ordered for the square room's paving with a side length of 2.75 meters?
  • Exchange rates
    penize_49 If the Canadian dollar appreciated by C$0.005 relative to the US dollar, what would be the new value of the Canadian dollar per US dollar? Assume the current exchange rate was US$1 = C$0.907.
  • Paving - joints
    tiles_6 We are paving with rectangular pavement 18 cm × 24 cm was placed side by side in height in a row and in the second row in width etc. How many times will the joints meet at a distance 10 m?