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Dark_Riddles

  • one year ago

Amy has a garden covering 900 square feet. a. If she wants to plant moss roses on 10% of the garden, how many square feet will moss roses cover? Write and solve a percent equation to solve this problem. b. If the garden occupies 25% of Amy's yard, what is the area of her yard in square feet? Write and solve a percent equation to solve this problem.

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  1. gianarpt
    • one year ago
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    For a.) you would multiply 900 by 10% which is the same thing as 900 times .1 which is 90. so its 90 square feet. and the equation is 900 * .1 = 90 For b.) you would divide 900 by 25% which is 900 divided by .25 which is 3600 square feet.

  2. gianarpt
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    So.... a.) 90 squared feet b.) 3600 squared feet

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