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Riders of the scorpion must be at least
48inches tall.Jim is 4 feet 2 inches tall. Kim is 3 inches shorter than jim. Give their heights in inches and tell who may ride.

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    there are 12 inches in a foot so convert feet to inches then add the remaining length in inches.
    For example:
    Bob is 3 feet 9 inches
    3ft (12 in) = 36 inches 36 in + 9 in = 45 in
    ( 1 ft )

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