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How many 7 by 12 inch rectangles, can be placed in a 100 inch by 66 inch rectangle?

I am Crocheting a Blanket, and was told to make 7 by 12 inch rectangles, I want the blanket to be about 100 inches by 66 inches, I am trying to figure out if the rectangles are about the correct size.

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You want the blanket to be 6600 square inches using 84 square inch rectangles. Dividing 6600 by 84 gives about 78 and a half.

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length = 5/2 * width
length = 10 inWe know through the transitive

property of equality that the following must be true:

5/2 * width = 10 in

We then solve this equation algebraically for width:

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A rectangle has four sides, the lengths of the opposite sides are equal, and the corners are right angles.
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So 4W = L + 20 from (ii) and
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P=2(L+W)=2(L+L-5)=2(2L-5)
Use distirbutive property of multiplication with respect to addition to open up the parentheses (brackets)
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