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 2 years ago
The sheet of plywood at the right has a piece cut from one corner.What is the area of the plywood?
 2 years ago
The sheet of plywood at the right has a piece cut from one corner.What is the area of the plywood?

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juciystar234
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1dw:1347408268242:dw

jiji501
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0The area of the whole rectangle is 4 x8 = 32 You can now split up your shape into two rectangles. 8 x 2= 16 5 x 4 = 20 20+16 = 36 This makes no sense.

juciystar234
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1That is the closest I could draw

juciystar234
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1Let me try and work it out

asnaseer
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1work out the area of a large outer rectangle then subtract from this the area of the rectangle in the top right corner

asnaseer
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1you will need to work these out first: dw:1347408608107:dw

juciystar234
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1Ok im working it out

juciystar234
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1So isn't the piece missing a 2 by 3?

juciystar234
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1Ok so now what so I do?

asnaseer
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1what is the area of the piece that was cut out?

asnaseer
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1correct  6 ft^2 now subtract 6 from the area of the original whole rectangle

juciystar234
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1would it be 64  6 = 58?

asnaseer
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1where did you get 64 from?

juciystar234
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1because 4x8 twice from before you cut out that piece of plywood

juciystar234
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1dw:1347408897668:dw

juciystar234
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1Or is it just multiplied once

asnaseer
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1what is the area of a rectangle with length L and width W?

juciystar234
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1Before you cut out the piece?

asnaseer
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1I think you may be getting confused with the perimeter of a rectangle which is the total distance all around it.

asnaseer
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1Area of rectangle of length L and width W = L * W Perimeter of rectangle of length L and width W = 2(L + W)

juciystar234
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1Yeah I forgot how to do this from last year.... :P

juciystar234
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1But I think I'm catching on! :)

asnaseer
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1so, with the extra acquired knowledge, what will be the original rectangles area (before the piece was cut out)?

asnaseer
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1are you sure  look again and what we said above...

asnaseer
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1what is the length and width of the original rectangle?

juciystar234
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1So wasnt it 8x8=64 4x4=16 64+16=80?

juciystar234
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1OHHHHHHHHHHHHHHHH!!! OK!! :D Sooo 32?

asnaseer
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1now just subtract from this the area of the piece that was cut out

asnaseer
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1I'm sure with some practice you'll become a maths wizard very soon

juciystar234
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1Im in honors im liike 2 grades ahead!!

asnaseer
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1that is fantastic  keep up the good work my friend :)
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