# SOLUTION: If a pound of grass seed covers an area of 500 square feet and costs \$3.25, what is the cost, in dollars, of the seed needed to cover a level rectangular area that measures 200 fee

Algebra ->  Customizable Word Problem Solvers  -> Geometry -> SOLUTION: If a pound of grass seed covers an area of 500 square feet and costs \$3.25, what is the cost, in dollars, of the seed needed to cover a level rectangular area that measures 200 fee      Log On

 Ad: Over 600 Algebra Word Problems at edhelper.com Ad: Algebrator™ solves your algebra problems and provides step-by-step explanations! Ad: Mathway solves algebra homework problems with step-by-step help!

 Word Problems: Geometry Solvers Lessons Answers archive Quiz In Depth

 Question 335366: If a pound of grass seed covers an area of 500 square feet and costs \$3.25, what is the cost, in dollars, of the seed needed to cover a level rectangular area that measures 200 feet by 300 feet?Answer by Fombitz(13828)   (Show Source): You can put this solution on YOUR website!Find the total area. Then use a proportion, \$3.25 is to 500 as T is to 60000. . . . \$390 to cover the 200 x 300 field.