# Father's garden

John's father has a garden in the back yard. The dimensions of the garden are shown here.

A green rectangle is shown. The width is labeled as 2 and two-thirds feet. The length is labeled as 7 and three-fourths feet.

Calculate the area of the garden.

You found the area of the garden. Explain briefly, without doing any calculations, how you would find 5/6 of this area.

A green rectangle is shown. The width is labeled as 2 and two-thirds feet. The length is labeled as 7 and three-fourths feet.

Calculate the area of the garden.

You found the area of the garden. Explain briefly, without doing any calculations, how you would find 5/6 of this area.

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