Math

a ribbon is 40 inches long. we want to cut the ribbon into pieces, each pieces will be 2/3 of an inch. how many pieces will we have ?

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1. 40 /(2/3) = 120/2 = 60

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2. How do I figure out this problem

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3. 45

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4. A ribbon is 40 inchest long. We want to cut the ribbons into pieces. Each piece will be 2/3 of an inch. How many pieces will we have?

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5. A cut piece of ribbon is 21 inches long. The piece of ribbon is 15% of the original length of the ribbon.
How long was the original length of ribbon?

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