NOTE: The final answer cannot contain decimals or fractions; therefore, it must be rounded up to
the next whole number. It is better to move the last two braces in and overbrace than to
EXAMPLE 1 (for short forms 8 feet and under):
Determine the amount of bracing required for a form that is 35 feet long, 3 feet wide, and 7 feet high,
with 5-foot horizontal and vertical braces, an 8-foot diagonal brace, and a 2-foot brace stake.