math

posted by .

Would you measure the length of a stapler in inches or in feet? Explain your answer

  • math -

    What do you think?

    Have you measured a stapler?

    Note that I'd measure the length of my leg in feet and the length of my foot in inches.

  • math -

    inches because a stapler isnt even a foot long

Respond to this Question

First Name
School Subject
Your Answer

Similar Questions

  1. math

    How do you get square feet from inches? Ex: a room measures 179 inches by 5o inches, what is the square feet?
  2. math

    solve and writein simplest terms: 3 yards 1 foot 10 inches+ 5 yards 2 feet 4 inches 8 yards 3 feet 14 inches 8 yds 4 feet 2 inches 9 yards 1 foot 2 inches. check that. you need to convert everything into inches 1 yard = 16 inches 1 …
  3. Math

    Calculate the Volume in Cubic Feet of a section of drainage pipe that measures 8 feet in length and 24 inches in diameter. I know that all measurements must be un the same units. So there re 12 inches in 1 foot...so it would be 12*8=96 …
  4. algebra

    find a table or other rectangular object and measure the length width and perimeter use feet or inches as your unit of measure express the length in terms of the width
  5. Math

    Kathy has ribbons that have lengths of 7 inches, 10 inches, and 12 inches. Explain how she can use these ribbons to measure a length of 15 inches.
  6. math

    Use this rule to find the number of feet of lumber in a log:"Take 4 inches off the diameter of the log, multiply the remainder ( in inches ) by one half ot itself, then by the length of the log in feet, and divide the product by 8." …
  7. Math plz help someone.

    Which of the following is a possible measure of the area of a square rug?
  8. Math

    of the following is a possible measure of the area of a square rug?
  9. Math

    1. Which of the following is a possible measure of the area of a square rug?
  10. algebra

    Three boxes are stacked one on top of the other. One box is 2 feet 8 inches tall, one is 4 feet 7 inches tall, and one is 3 feet 11 inches tall. How high is the stack?

More Similar Questions