# Circles Word Problem

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# Word Problem #89806

Question #12
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At the park there is a pool shaped like a circle with radius
11yd
. A ring-shaped path goes around the pool. Its width is
5yd
.

5yd
11yd
We are going to give a new layer of coating to the path. If one gallon of coating can cover
8yd2
, how many gallons of coating do we need? Note that coating comes only by the gallon, so the number of gallons must be a whole number. (Use the value
3.14
for
π
.)
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