Posted by **Anonymous** on Sunday, January 24, 2010 at 1:22pm.

A snail climbs up a wall 20 feet high. Each day the snail climbs 5 feet, but each night it slips backwards 4 feet. How many days will it take for the snail to get to the top of the wall?

- 4 grade -
**Ms. Sue**, Sunday, January 24, 2010 at 1:33pm
5-4 = 1

The snail only goes up 1 foot a day.

20 * 1 = ?

- 4 grade -
**nicole**, Tuesday, January 26, 2016 at 7:51pm
20

- Grade 5th -
**Shree**, Wednesday, March 9, 2016 at 2:50am
A snail climb up an electric pole at the rate of 90 cm a day and slips back 60 cm every night, how long will the snail take to reach the top of the a 360 cm high pole?

Ans-90-60=30

30÷360=12

Ans-it will take 12 days

I'm i correct?

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