a farmer has 1235 trees to be planted on a rectangular parcel of land. if there are 24 trees planted in each row and each row must be completed before it is planted, how many trees will be left over after planting?
24 trees per row
1235 trees to plant
1235 / 24 = 51 remainder 11
There will be 11 trees left over
1,235 divided by 24 = 51 with a remainder of 11
He can build a complete row of 24, and then plant them, 51 times.
After planting row #51, he will have 11 trees left over.