# Madhu’s room measures 6m × 3m. Her carpet covers 8m². What percent of floor is covered by the carpet

**Solution:**

Area of Madhu’s room = 6 m × 3m = 18m²

Area covered by her carpet = 8m²

The percentage of floor covered by the carpet = (8/18) × 100 = 44.44%

**✦ Try This: **Madhu’s room measures 7m × 4m. Her carpet covers 14m². What percent

of floor is covered by the carpet?

Area of Madhu’s room = 7 m × 4m = 28m²

Area covered by her carpet = 14m²

The percentage of floor covered by the carpet = (14/28) × 100 = 50%

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## Madhu’s room measures 6m × 3m. Her carpet covers 8m². What percent of floor is covered by the carpet

**Summary:**

Madhu’s room measures 6m × 3m. Her carpet covers 8m². 50 percent of floor is covered by the carpet

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