Posted by **Angie** on Thursday, February 26, 2009 at 8:25pm.

Bruce needs 30 five-foot pieces of rope for a school project. The hardware store sells rope by the yard. How many yards of rope will Bruce need to purchase?

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** Paige**, Thursday, February 26, 2009 at 9:35pm
All you need to do is find the total amount of rope you need so the 30 x 5 (which equals 150 feet of rope btw) You then divide by three to get the number of yards, so 150/3= 50. So Bruce needs to purchase 50 yards of rope.

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**Matt**, Sunday, March 22, 2009 at 4:26pm
total amount of rope:30x5=150 150

÷3=50 50 YARDS OF ROPE is the answer

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**Caca**, Thursday, January 24, 2013 at 7:05pm
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