Lorea is designing the top of a quilt which measures 2,160 square inches. Triangles will cover 432 square inches of the quilt, and squares will cover 180 square inches. The rest of the quilt will be parallelograms with a base of 2 inches and a height of 1.5 inches. How many parallelograms should she cut to complete the quilt?

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2015-11-12 11:43:35

2160 - 180 - 432 = 612 Each parallelogram is 3 square inches divide by 3 612/3 = 264 parallelograms to complete the quilt.

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