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Q: How many cans of paint are needed to cover an area of 2200 square units if the can of paint covers an area of 400 square units?

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It is: 2200/400 = 5.5 and so 6 cans will be needed

5.5 round it up to 6

A gallon paint covers 350 to 400 sq.ft

7.7 gallons.

One gallon generally covers about 270 - 300 square feet,

A square unit is equal to 100 square feet so 2200 square units equals 220,000 square feet. One gallon of paint will cover approximately 400 square feet which means 550 gallons of paint are needed. If you plan on a double coat 1,100 gallons are needed. It will take 550-1,100 1 gallon cans of paint to cover 2,200 square units.

One quart of paint nominally covers about 100 square feet.

2200/400 = 5.5 cans

It is estimated that a gallon of paint can cover about 250 square feet of wall space. So if you only need to cover an estimated one hundred square feet then one gallon of paint should suffice.

2200 square units ÷ 400 square units/tin = 5 1/2 tins. If you had no paint, as you cannot buy 1/2 a tin, you would need to buy 6 tins.

you will need 5 cans of paint.

1 gallon covers about 350 square feet, so a quart covers 1/4 of that or about 87 and 1/2 square feet.

You must have your figures wrong. - 4 litres of paint will not even come close to covering 100 metres square! !

400/50 = 8

Cannot answer this. Need to know the # of square feet each can of paint covers.

The answer is 5.5 cans. You figure this by basic division: (2200 units) / (400 units per can) = 5.5 cans which means you have to buy 6 cans.

A gallon will typically cover around 400 square feet.

A quart of paint covers 100 square feet of primed wall surface. It might cover 50 square feet of unprimed surface if you're lucky, so always prime before painting.

it depends on the type of paint. Most interior housepaint will cover 280-300 square feet.

it covers about half a wall

13.5

3 1/2 gallons.

You can calculate the amount of paint needed by finding the square footage of the room to be painted. Each manufacturer has a recommendation as to how many square feet a gallon of paint will cover. Make sure to calculate for primer if needed and or a second coat of finish.

A gallon of paint covers about 300 square feet at a usual thickness of one coat; your example of 0.1 cm thick is very thick coat, equivalent to about 6 coats of paint at least; you could cover about 300/6 =50 square feet at that thickness.

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