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The question here says ‘turf supplies t is for delivery and is £5.50 per square metre. how much will it cost to turf the lawn?” and there is a diagram of a rectangle - width: 7.5m and length: 16m. i’m extremely confused?

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Answered Jun 18Maths
Simone TanI have been a classroom teacher since 2015 👩🏻‍🎓22 students helped

Hi Emma, to answer this question, you must first calculate the total area of the lawn. As it is a rectangle, multiply the length by width Area = 7.5m x 16m Area = 120m^2 Since it costs £5.50 per square metre: 120 x 5.5 = £660.00 Hope that helps!