Mary bought a roll of ribbon.After using 5/8 of the ribbon to decorate some packages,she had 15ft of the ribbon left.How many feet of ribbon did she buy?
math - Henry, Wednesday, November 9, 2011 at 8:38pm
8/8 - 5/8 = 3/8 Left.
3x/8 = 15,
3x = 120,
X = 40 Ft.
math - meet, Tuesday, January 5, 2016 at 7:09am
math - Jaden, Thursday, February 18, 2016 at 7:46pm
Jan had 22 3/4 feet of ribbon. To make bows, she cuts it into pieces that are 1 2/3 feet long. How many bows will she be able to make?