Living room 3

Pearl wants to buy carpet to cover her whole living room, except for the tiled floor. The tiled floor is 7 1/2 ft by 3 1/4 ft. Find the area the carpet needs to cover.

Correct answer:

A =  24.375 ft2

Step-by-step explanation:

a=712=7+12=7 2+12=152=7.5 ft b=314=3+14=3 4+14=134=3.25 ft  A=a b=7.5 3.25=1958 ft2=2438 ft2=24.375 ft2



Did you find an error or inaccuracy? Feel free to write us. Thank you!



avatar







Tips to related online calculators
Need help to calculate sum, simplify or multiply fractions? Try our fraction calculator.

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

Related math problems and questions:

  • Living room
    textiles Marina's new living room is a rectangle with a length of 8 meters and a width of 5 meters. She wants to buy a carpet to cover half of the living room and each square meter of the carpet has a cost of $4. How much will be the total cost for Marina?
  • On the floor 2
    floor2 The floor area of a living room is 9 7/9 m2. A carpet with an area of 5 5/8 m2 is placed on the floor. Find the area of the room that is not covered with carpet.
  • Carpet
    koberec The room has a rectangle shape with dimensions 5 m × 2.1 m. How many meters of carpet a width of 2 need to buy to cover the entire room?
  • The carpet
    koberec 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?
  • Tiles
    tiles The room has dimensions 12 m and 5.6 m. Determine the number of square tiles and their largest possible size to cover them room's floor.
  • Area and perimeter 2
    rectangle_diagonals Find the area and the perimeter of a rectangle of length 45 1/2 cm and breadth 16 2/3 cm.
  • Floor
    podlaha The rectangular floor of the living room has a length of 5.4 meters and a circumference of 17.2 meters. What is its width?
  • Square tiles
    dlazdice The room has dimensions of 12 meters and 5.6 meters. Determine the number of square tiles and their largest dimension to exactly cover the floor.
  • A rectangle 6
    rectangles2 A rectangle measures 2 4/5 inches by 2 1/5 inches. What is its area?
  • Floating floor
    dlazka We will put a floating floor in the room, which is 6.5 m long and 5 m wide. It is sold in packs of 1m2. One package costs 279 CZK. How many packages will we have to buy and how much will we pay for them?
  • Father's garden
    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 f
  • Bathroom 3
    tiles2 De Mesa family will soon be occupying their newly renovated house . However the bathroom, measuring 10ft by 16ft, still to be covered with tiles . If the tiles that they desire measures 2/5 ft by 2/5ft, how many tiles will they need to cover the bathroom
  • The rug
    tiles2 Josie has a rug with the area of 18 square feet. She will put the rug on the floor that is covered in 1/3 square foot tiles. How many tiles will the rug cover?
  • Alexandra
     rectangular quilt Alexandra made a rectangular quilt the measured 3 1/4. 2 3/4 feet in width. What is the area of the quilt in square feet? Write an equation to solve.
  • Marcos
    pole Marcos wants to buy grass seed to cover his whole lawn, except for the pool. The pool is 7 1/2 m by 3 1/4 m. Find the area the grass seed needs to cover. Dimensions of the lawn are 50 m x 150 m.
  • The floor
    city The floor collapsed because three and a half times the amount it had been designed to hold had been stored in the room. If 980 tons had been stored in the room, what amount was the floor designed to hold?
  • Three rectangles
    rectangles Some wire is used to make 3 rectangles: A, B, and C. Rectangle B's dimensions are 3/5 cm larger than Rectangle A's dimensions, and Rectangle C's dimensions are again 3/5 cm larger than Rectangle B's dimensions. Rectangle A is 2 cm by 3 1/5 cm. What is the