Friday

December 19, 2014

December 19, 2014

Posted by **Karen** on Wednesday, June 5, 2013 at 5:18pm.

- Math -
**Ms. Sue**, Wednesday, June 5, 2013 at 5:24pm80/10 = 8 feet apart

4 * 8 = 32 feet

- Math - correction -
**Ms. Sue**, Wednesday, June 5, 2013 at 5:58pmThe units are meters, not feet.

- Math -
**Jay**, Wednesday, June 5, 2013 at 6:44pmsmall addition:

the equation used is:

distance/(number of things dividing -1)

this works because you have one light at the beginning and one at the end. So you end up with(number of things dividing -1)for the number of parts.

ex: 1 foot with 3 lights, that are equal distance, mean they will be placed .5 , half, a foot away from the nearest light

the second equation is:

(starting position - end position)* distance in each part

Note: the answer will always be positive

**Answer this Question**

**Related Questions**

2nd grade math - Mr foster places 11 garden lights along an 80 meter path. Each ...

math - mr foster places 11 garden light along 80- meter path.each light an eqal ...

math - Jim is putting up fence posts around a rectangular garden. He used 50 ...

Math - The illumination of an object by a light source is directly proportional ...

math - The city is planning to install streetlights and wants five lights along ...

Math - Mr Townes created a 2foot wide garden path around a circular garden. The ...

Unknow - A man has a rectangular garden. One length of the garden lies along a ...

physics - Fiber Optic Distances When light rays travel down optical fibers, they...

physics - Fiber Optic Distances When light rays travel down optical fibers, they...

math - the perimeter of a rectangular garden is 40 meters. the length of the ...