# SOLUTION: A roll of Glad Wrap sells for \$2.99 a roll. A roll of Press'N'Seal sells for \$3.79 or 5 cents per square foot. Press'N'Seal sells for 10/3 times as much per square foot as Glad wra

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 Question 109015: A roll of Glad Wrap sells for \$2.99 a roll. A roll of Press'N'Seal sells for \$3.79 or 5 cents per square foot. Press'N'Seal sells for 10/3 times as much per square foot as Glad wrap. What is the proce of Glad Wrap per square foot? Thanks so much for your help!Answer by ankor@dixie-net.com(15747)   (Show Source): You can put this solution on YOUR website!A roll of Glad Wrap sells for \$2.99 a roll. A roll of Press'N'Seal sells for \$3.79 or 5 cents per square foot. Press'N'Seal sells for 10/3 times as much per square foot as Glad wrap. What is the price of Glad Wrap per square foot? : The price per roll given for the two brands has no bearing on the problem. Just thrown in there to confuse you, I guess. : Let x = price per sq/ft of GladW : x = .05 Multiply equation by 3 to get rid of the denominator 10x = 3(.05) 10x = .15 x = .15/10 x = .015 per sq ft : : Check: * .015 = .05