# English

posted by .

1. I have three colored pencils.
2. I have three color pencils.
(Which one is right?)

3. Leather is (a) treated animal skin which is used for making shoes, clothes, bags, and furniture.

(Do we have to use'a' or not in this entence?)

• English -

1 is correct; 2 is incorrect.

3 is fine either way, but spoken in general, you can omit the word "a."

## Similar Questions

1. ### math

2x + 3y = 78 How do i solve for x and y? 2x=78 78/2=39 so x=39 3y=78 78/3=26 so y=26 Can't be, because 2(39)+ 3(26) does not equl 78 You need TWO equations when you have TWO variables, such as x and y. It can't be done with one equation.
2. ### maths

Sean had 24 coloured pencils. This is a mutiple choice question. He was given a new set of coloured pencils which contained twice as many as he already had. Sean gave 11 coloured pencils to each of his three sisters. How many pencils …
3. ### Math

Leo has 8 more markers than colored pencils. He has a total of 32 markers and colored pencils. How many of each kind does he have?
4. ### statistics(HELP)ASAP

an art school knows that in general they go through 38 colored pencils per week. they have asked their students to hold their pencils differently over the past 10 weeks and wonder whether this has made a significant difference in the …
5. ### statistics(HELP)ASAP

an art school knows that in general they go through 38 colored pencils per week. they have asked their students to hold their pencils differently over the past 10 weeks and wonder whether this has made a significant difference in the …
6. ### math

Gerry had a total of 30 pens and pencils. He decided to trade with his friends all of his pens and pencils. If he traded every pen for 2 pencils, he would have 48 pencils in all. How many pens and how many pencils did he have before …
7. ### Algebra

Gerry had a total of 30 pens and pencils. He decided to trade with his friends all of his pens and pencils. If he traded every pen for 2 pencils, he would have 48 pencils in all. How many pens and how many pencils did he have before …
8. ### math

In 2006 an agency spent \$200.00 to buy pencils at a cost of \$1.00 a dozen. If the agency used 3/4 of these pencils in 2006 and used the same number of pencils in 2007, how many MORE pencils did it have to buy to have enough pencils …
9. ### Math

Mrs. Hanson's class of 22 students shares 132 colored pencils Which statement is true?
10. ### Math

Miss has three times as many markers and colored pencils the total number of markers and colored pencils is 84 how many workers does Miss have

More Similar Questions