Prealgebra (7th Edition)

Published by Pearson
ISBN 10: 0321955048
ISBN 13: 978-0-32195-504-3

Chapter 9 - Review: 36

Answer

$T=130$ square feet of carpet is necessary.

Work Step by Step

The room is a rectangular shape. The area of a rectangle can be calculated by: $T=a\times b$ where a and b are the lengths of the perpendicular sides. Here: $T=10\times 13=130$ square feet of carpet is necessary.
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