Posted by sammie on Wednesday, November 3, 2010 at 3:42pm.
HELP!! It takes 64 inches of ribbon to make a bow and wrap the ribbon around a the box. The box takes 30 inches of ribbon. The width of the box is 12 inches. What is the height of the box?

algebra  Ms. Sue, Wednesday, November 3, 2010 at 3:48pm
Does the bow take 30 inces of ribbon?

algebra  Ms. Sue, Wednesday, November 3, 2010 at 3:49pm
*inches

algebra  paul, Wednesday, November 3, 2010 at 8:50pm
if the with is 12 inches and the box takes thirty then you have 18 inches of ribbon left in the equation seeing how a box is a 3 dementinal figure it has 18 inches to share between 2 sides so you divide 18 by to and get 9 so the hight of your box would be 9
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