# SOLUTION: how many 4 inch by 8 inch bricks are needed to build a walk 6 ft wide and 24 feet long?

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 Click here to see ALL problems on test Question 210730: how many 4 inch by 8 inch bricks are needed to build a walk 6 ft wide and 24 feet long?Answer by Earlsdon(6287)   (Show Source): You can put this solution on YOUR website!Find the area of each 4" by 8" brick. sq.in. Now find the area of the walk, but first convert the feet to inches by multiplying each dimension by 12" per foot. 6ft. = 72" 24ft. = 288" Now find the area. sq.in. To find the number of bricks required, divide the area of the walk by the area of a brick. bricks.