# 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:

Tips to related online calculators

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

#### 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:

- Marcos

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. - Living room

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

The floor area of a living room is 9 7/9 m^{2}. A carpet with an area of 5 5/8 m^{2}is placed on the floor. Find the area of the room that is not covered with carpet. - Chauncey

Chauncey is building a storage bench for his son’s playroom. The storage bench will fit into the corner and against two walls to form a triangle. Chanuncy wants to buy a triangular shaped cover for the bench. If the storage bench is 2 1/2 ft. Along one wa - Fractions and mixed numerals

(a) Convert the following mixed numbers to improper fractions. i. 3 5/8 ii. 7 7/6 (b) Convert the following improper fraction to mixed number. i. 13/4 ii. 78/5 (c) Simplify these fractions to their lowest terms. i. 36/42 ii. 27/45 2. evaluate following ex - A rectangle 6

A rectangle measures 2 4/5 inches by 2 1/5 inches. What is its area? - Bathroom 3

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 carpet

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? - Equivalent fractions 2

Write the equivalent multiplication expression. 2 1/6÷3/4 - Area and perimeter 2

Find the area and the perimeter of a rectangle of length 45 1/2 cm and breadth 16 2/3 cm. - Juila

Juila has a rectangular table that is 3 1/2 feet long and 1 3/4 feet wide. What is the area of Juila's table? - Mason 3

Mason has a rectangular garden that is 2/3 yard wide by 7/4 yards long. What is the area of Mason’s garden? Use a drawing to show your work. - Dana helped

Dana helped her dad build a sandbox for her younger sister. The sandbox is shaped like a rectangular prism that is 4 1/2 feet long and 4 feet wide. Dana used bags of sand to fill the sandbox 1/2 of a foot deep. Each bag contained 1/2 of a cubic foot of sa - Joanne

Joanne and Roger are planting a rectangular garden. The garden is 8 1/2 ft by 13 ft. They want to use half of the garden for cucumbers and half of the garden for tomatoes. They decide to separate the garden into two right triangles. What is the area of th - Karina

Karina has 5 4/7 meters of cloth. She needs 3 1/6 meters of it in making a curtain for her window. How many meters of cloth were left to her after making the curtain? - Divide 11

Divide the product of 4 and 5/8 by 1 1/2. Write your answer as a mixed number. - Ameeka

Ameeka is in charge of designing a school pennant for spirit week. She wants the base to be 3 1/2 feet and the height to be 6 1/2 feet. She has 20 square feet of paper available. Does she have enough paper?