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    need help with cleasning service quote

    how much did the owner of a building charge per square foot to get his building cleaned if the building was 6,225 square feet and he paid someone $430.00 to clean it?
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    Quote Originally Posted by bonitalong@embarqmail.com View Post
    how much did the owner of a building charge per square foot to get his building cleaned if the building was 6,225 square feet and he paid someone $430.00 to clean it?
    in order to get cost per square foot, you just divide the cost by the number of square feet.

    so the cost is \frac{430}{6225}\approx .069

    so almost seven cents per square foot.
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