Post a New Question

math

posted by .

a metre length of cable is cut into 3 strips and the first strip is 3.42 and the second strip was 0.75
how long would the 3rd strip be ?

  • math -

    1 metre = 100 cm

    if the two strips that you give without units are 3.42 cm and 0.75 cm then the third strip is 100 - 3.42 - .75

    (I have a feeling you did not type the question exactly as it was stated)

Respond to this Question

First Name
School Subject
Your Answer

Similar Questions

  1. 6th grade math

    fraction strip folded into 12ths what fractional length could you measure with the strip?
  2. Grade 9 Algebra

    4. WALLPAPER A decorative wallpaper strip has an area of 50 + 20r. If the width of the strip is 5 inches, what expression represents the length of the strip?
  3. physics

    (a) Suppose a bimetallic strip is constructed of copper and steel strips of thickness 1.1 mm and length 29 mm, and the temperature of the strip is reduced by 5.1 K. Determine the radius of curvature of the cooled strip (the radius …
  4. physics

    (a) Suppose a bimetallic strip is constructed of copper and steel strips of thickness 1.1 mm and length 29 mm, and the temperature of the strip is reduced by 5.1 K. Determine the radius of curvature of the cooled strip (the radius …
  5. physics

    a) Suppose a bimetallic strip is constructed of copper and steel strips of thickness 1.1 mm and length 29 mm, and the temperature of the strip is reduced by 5.1 K. Determine the radius of curvature of the cooled strip (the radius of …
  6. Chemistry

    pH Strip b = 10. Strip D = 3 what would happen if you mixed togather equal amounts of the solutions that produced the results of strip b and strip d?
  7. Math

    I get a black strip every 10 days. A white strip every 20 days, and a red strip every 21 days. I just got all 3 strips. How long 'till I get all of them again on the same day?
  8. physics

    Suppose a bimetallic strip is constructed of copper and steel strips of thickness 1.33 mm and length 23.5 mm, and the temperature of the strip is reduced by 4.50 K. If the strip is 23.5 mm long, how far is the maximum deviation of …
  9. physics

    Suppose a bimetallic strip is constructed of copper and steel strips of thickness 1.23 mm and length 22.3 mm, and the temperature of the strip is reduced by 6.30 K. Determine the radius of curvature of the cooled strip (the radius …
  10. Mathematics

    A rectangle has been divided into two strips, A and B. The strips have the same width. 2/5 of strip A is shaded. 5/8 of strip B is shaded. The length of the rectangle is 40cm. What fraction of the rectangle is not shaded?

More Similar Questions

Post a New Question