The supervisor of a small company is designing a new open office layout and thinks that employees will need 4 chairs for every 2 desks. How many office chairs will be needed for an office building with 40 desks?

The supervisor of a small company is designing a new open office layout and thinks that employees will need 4 chairs for every 2 desks. How many office chairs will be needed for an office building with 40 desks?

Detailed Explanation

2 desks require 4 chairs then each desk need 2 chairs. Therefore number of chairs needed for 40 desks: 2*40=80 (chairs).