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Beatriz is in charge of setting up a banquet hall. She has 5 tables that will seat 6...

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brandih | eNotes Employee

Posted October 8, 2013 at 3:52 AM via web

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Beatriz is in charge of setting up a banquet hall. She has 5 tables that will seat 6 people each. If no more than 62 people will attend, how many tables seating four people will she need?

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aruv | High School Teacher | Valedictorian

Posted October 8, 2013 at 3:57 AM (Answer #1)

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5 tables that will seat 30 people.

Maximum peoples attend =62

Thus unseated peoples=62-30=32

No. of tables seating four people needed=32/4=8

So she need more 8 tables seating four people.

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