Posted by **Mathew** on Monday, October 10, 2011 at 3:00pm.

A turtle crawls up a 12 foot hill after a heavy rainstorm. The turtle crawls 4 feet, but when it stops to rest, it slides back 1 1/2 feet. How many tries does the turtle make before it makes it up the hill?

## Answer this Question

## Related Questions

- liberal arts - A turtle is at the bottom of a 13 foot well. Each day it crawls ...
- Math - A turtle is at the bottom of a 12 foot well. Each day it crawls up 3 feet...
- Algebra 2 - a tortoise crawling at a rate of 0.1 mph, the hare wants to rest 30 ...
- math - A worm is at the bottom of a 12- foot wall. Every day it crawls up 3 feet...
- english editing (the rest)) - "Yes I did" the turtle said. They went on arguing...
- Algebra 2 - A turtle passes a hare at .1 miles per hour. How much feet would the...
- math - An inchworm crawls 10mm every minute.How doe he crawls in15min.
- science - a turtle has a mass of 10 kilograms and is traveling 5 m/s down a hill...
- English - 1. Turtle won the race. 2. Turtle won the race against Rabbit. 3. ...
- math - suppose a snail crawls 2/5 inch per second . at this rate what is the ...