# The area of a rug 4 15/32 Square meters. The rug is 2 3/4 meters in length. How wide is the rug?

Dec 30, 2016

4.716m

#### Explanation:

$l \cdot b = a r e a$

$2 \frac{3}{4} \cdot b = \frac{415}{32}$

$b = \frac{\frac{415}{32}}{\frac{11}{4}}$

$b = \frac{415}{32} \cdot \frac{4}{11}$

$b = \frac{415}{88}$

$b = 4.716 m$