Math

posted by Meg

One of the shortest trees, the pygmy pine, grows to a height of 8 centimeters. One of the tallest trees, the redwood, can grow to a height of 110 meters. What is the difference, in centimeters, in the heights of these two trees.


Use the last post to convert 110 m to cm. Then subtract ??cm - 8 cm = xx cm difference.

Respond to this Question

First Name

Your Answer

Similar Questions

  1. Math

    Patrick plants 4 trees in his neigbor's yard. The shortest tree is 5.6 feet. The tallest tree is 11.2 feet. What is a reasonable total height of the trees that Patrick plants?
  2. Math

    Patrick plants 4 trees in his neigbor's yard. The shortest tree is 5.6 feet. The tallest tree is 11.2 feet. What is a reasonable total height of the trees that Patrick plants?
  3. Math

    A rectangular prism has a length of 100 cm, a height of 10 cm and a width of 5 cm. What is the volume of the rectangular prism?
  4. Algebra 1

    A right triangle has a base measuring 5 centimeters & a height of 12 centimeters. By what amount will the area of this triangle increase if both the base length & the height are tripled?
  5. Probability and Statistics 2

    The numbers below represents heights (in feet) of 3-year old elm trees, where leaves represent fractional parts of each value. Stems Leaves 5 1,8 6 1,2,4,7,8,9 7 0,2,3,3,4,5 8 1,1,2,3,5,6,6,7,7,9,9 9 0,1,3,4 a) Find the five number …
  6. math

    two trees on a street have the heights of 3 meters and nine metres respectively. at a certain time of day the shorter tree casts a shadow length of five meters how far apart are the trees?
  7. algebra 1

    Once trees grow to a certain height, the trunks quit growing taller and only grow thicker. The forest rangers want to calculate the diameter of the cross-section of some trees in order to estimate how much they grew in the past year. …
  8. find the height

    A paper cone cup beside a water cooler has a diameter of 6 centimeters and a slant length of 9 centimeters. What is the approximate height,h, of the cup?
  9. math

    The graph shows the heights, y (in centimeters), of a plant after a certain number of weeks, x. Shania drew the line of best fit on the graph. A graph titled Plant Height shows Number of Weeks on x axis and Height of Plant in cm on …
  10. Math

    The height of a plant at the beginning of a month was 19 1/2 centimeters at the end of the same month the height of the plant was 22 3/8 centimeters. How many centimeters did the plant grow in a the nonth

More Similar Questions