**1. **Mr. Jones and Mr. Evansbee both have gardens shaped as squares. The length of each side of Mr. Jones’ garden is 6 yd. The length of each side of Mr. Evansbee’s garden is 10 yd.**(a) **Write an expression with exponents for the area of Mr. Jones’ garden. Then, find the area of the garden.**(b) **Write an expression with exponents for the area of Mr. Evansbee’s garden. Then, find the area of the garden.**(c) **Each plant takes up 2 yd2 of space in both gardens. How many plants can Mr. Jones place in his garden? How many plants can Mr. Evansbee place in his garden? Explain your reasoning.**(d) **For each garden, the cost per plant is $4.99. Using your answers from part (c), how much will each gentleman spend on plants for his garden?

# Category: mathematics

## Algebra assignment

## Algebra (inequality)

Mrs. Morton has a special reward system for her class. When all her students behave well, she rewards them by putting 3 marbles into a marble jar. When the jar has 100 marbles or more, the class has a party. Right now, the jar contains 24 marbles. Let r represent the number of additional times the class is rewarded. Write an inequality to determine how many more times the class needs to be rewarded in order to earn a party.