Posted by Jerald on Saturday, November 3, 2012 at 11:36am.
Anthony is building a toolbox with length 2 feet width 1 foot and height 3 feet. What are the dimensions of Anthony's box in inches?
72in?
Raquel and her family are moving from Portland Oregon to Seattle Washington. She is comparing annual rainfall to prepare for her move. Portland's annual rainfall is 3 1/2 feet. Seattle's annual rainfall is 37 in. Which city gets more rain?
They both get the same

Math  Ms. Sue, Saturday, November 3, 2012 at 11:38am
For the question about the toolbox, I think you're supposed to give each dimension in inches.
Rainfall? No, they don't both get the same. 
Math  Jerald, Saturday, November 3, 2012 at 11:44am
1ft=12in
2ft=24
3ft=36
And Portland gets more rainfall? 
Math  Ms. Sue, Saturday, November 3, 2012 at 11:45am
Now both are right. 3 1/2 feet = 42 inches

Math  Tori, Sunday, February 3, 2013 at 12:43pm
Krista lives 1/2 mile from school. Desiree lives 872 yards away from the school. Who lives closer? Explain.

Math  morgan, Thursday, March 7, 2013 at 5:59pm
desiree