math
posted by lidia .
Mary bought a roll of ribbon.After using 5/8 of the ribbon to decorate some packages,she had 15ft of the ribbon left.How many feet of ribbon did she buy?
Respond to this Question
Similar Questions

math
shawna had to decorate 3 gift packages with ribbon. she used 1 1/3 yards of ribbon for the first package, 1 1/2 yards of ribbon for the second package, and 1 2/3 yards to decorate the third package. shawna had 3 1/2 yards of ribbon … 
Math word problems
Susan uses 15 rolls of ribbon to decorate 10 wedding baskets. Each roll of ribbon is 5 3/8 yards long. After she decorates the baskets, she decides to cut off another 3/4 yard from the ribbon of each basket. Write and simplify an expression … 
math word problem
Susan uses 15 rolls of ribbon to decorate 10 wedding baskets. Each roll of ribbon is 5 3/8 yards long. After she decorates the baskets, she decides to cut off another 3/4 yard from the ribbon of each basket. Write and simplify an expression … 
math word problem PLEASE HELP
Susan uses 15 rolls of ribbon to decorate 10 wedding baskets. Each roll of ribbon is 5 3/8 yards long. After she decorates the baskets, she decides to cut off another 3/4 yard from the ribbon of each basket. Write and simplify an expression … 
math
Anais bought 4 1/2 yards of ribbon. She had 3 feet 8 inches of ribbon left after trimming some curtains. How many inches of ribbon did Anais use to trim the curtains? 
algebra
Anais bought 2 1/2 yards of ribbon. She had 1 feet 6 inches of ribbon left after trimming some curtains. How many inches of ribbon did Anais use to trim the curtains? 
Math
Mary bought a roll of ribbon. After using 5/8 of the ribbon to decorate some packages she had 15ft left how many feet of ribbon did she buy 
Math
Janet uses 3 feet of ribbon to decorate each pillow. The ribbon comes in 225foot rolls. How many pillows will she be able to decorate with one roll of ribbon? 
Math
Janet uses 3 feet of ribbon to decorate each pillow. The ribbon comes in 225foot rolls. How many pillows will she be able to decorate with one roll of ribbon? 
Math
Anais bought 4.5 yards of ribbon. She had 3 feet 8 inches of ribbon left after trimming some curtains. How many inches of ribbon did Anais use to trim the curtains?