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20. Sergio plans to paint the 4 walls of his room with 1 coat of paint. The walls are rectangular, and, according to
his measurements, each wall is 10 feet by 15 feet. He will not need to paint the single 3-foot-by-5-foot
rectangular window in his room and the 3 -foot-by7-foot rectangular door. Sergio knows that each gallon
of paint covers between 300 and 350 square feet. If only 1-gallon cans of paint are available, which of the
following is the minimum number of cans of paint Sergio needs to buy to paint his walls?

  • F. 1

  • G. 2

  • H. 3

  • J. 4

  • K. 5