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A snail climbs up a wall 20 feet high. Each day the snail climbs 5 feet, but each night it slips backwards 4 feet. How many days will it take for the snail to get to the top of the wall?

  • 4 grade -

    5-4 = 1

    The snail only goes up 1 foot a day.

    20 * 1 = ?

  • 4 grade -

    20

  • Grade 5th -

    A snail climb up an electric pole at the rate of 90 cm a day and slips back 60 cm every night, how long will the snail take to reach the top of the a 360 cm high pole?

    Ans-90-60=30
    30รท360=12
    Ans-it will take 12 days

    I'm i correct?

  • 5 grade -

    20 days

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