# Paper cutting

Susanna is cutting construction paper into rectangles for a project. She needs to cut one rectangle that is 10 inches × 14 1/2 inches. She needs to cut another rectangle that is 10 1/3 inches by 10 1/2 inches. How many total square inches of construction paper does Susanna need for her project?

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