Nancy L.

asked • 12/02/13

word problems and turning them into algebraic equation to slove

A tile company makes rectangles tiles. Mary lays the center white tiles. JIM comes along and boarders the area with gray tiles. ( example would be 1x3 area. Mary would lay the 3 center tiles and Jim would lay the 12 boarder tiles) Suppose each tile is 1 square meter.
*How many tiles are needed for a 4x8 area? (To be bordered)
*how many for a 28x56 area? (bordered)
*HOW MANY FOR n x m area?

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David E. answered • 12/02/13

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