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Can you find the surface area of this dog house?
Then, suppose 1 quart of paint costs $19.95, 1 quart of paint covers 100 square feet, and the dog house needs three coats of paint, how much will it cost to paint this house?
(Note: you can exclude the interior and the floor of the dog house.)
Complete word problem & solutions are in the images and video below.
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Webcomic #68 -- Math Homebuilders (1-18-13)
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How much will it cost to paint the dog house? Watch the video....
Useful Formulas to find Surface Areas