Got Homework?
Connect with other students for help. It's a free community.
Here's the question you clicked on:
 0 viewing
girlinthemirror
Group Title
Enrique has four strips of unfinished molding that she wants to use to frame the two pictures. Each strip is 36 inches long.
Assuming there is no wastage or overlap of molding, what is the minimum length of molding, in inches, Enrique still requires to frame both the pictures? Show your work and explain your reasoning in complete sentences.
 2 years ago
 2 years ago
girlinthemirror Group Title
Enrique has four strips of unfinished molding that she wants to use to frame the two pictures. Each strip is 36 inches long. Assuming there is no wastage or overlap of molding, what is the minimum length of molding, in inches, Enrique still requires to frame both the pictures? Show your work and explain your reasoning in complete sentences.
 2 years ago
 2 years ago

This Question is Closed

girlinthemirror Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
dw:1327682723397:dw
 2 years ago

rickjbr Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.3
You need to find the perimeter of the two rectangles. Then subtract the amount of molding she has from the combined perimeters.
 2 years ago

rickjbr Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.3
Is that top left picture a square?
 2 years ago

girlinthemirror Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
yeah there suppose to be squares
 2 years ago

rickjbr Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.3
Well the bottom left one looks like a rectangle, not a square
 2 years ago

rickjbr Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.3
A square has all four sides equal.
 2 years ago

girlinthemirror Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
i know. i just don't like how the drawing thing works
 2 years ago

rickjbr Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.3
Nothing wrong with that, just useful information to help you
 2 years ago

rickjbr Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.3
You do know how to find the perimeter?
 2 years ago

girlinthemirror Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
yes lol
 2 years ago

rickjbr Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.3
lol ok then
 2 years ago

ZM1692 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
So, then find the perimeter?
 2 years ago

ZM1692 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
And that will be the answer?
 2 years ago
See more questions >>>
Your question is ready. Sign up for free to start getting answers.
spraguer
(Moderator)
5
→ View Detailed Profile
is replying to Can someone tell me what button the professor is hitting...
23
 Teamwork 19 Teammate
 Problem Solving 19 Hero
 Engagement 19 Mad Hatter
 You have blocked this person.
 ✔ You're a fan Checking fan status...
Thanks for being so helpful in mathematics. If you are getting quality help, make sure you spread the word about OpenStudy.