# which is the greater length,2 yards or 5 feet

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1. ## Math Help

The length of an object in feet is equal to 3 times its length in yards. The length of a waterslide is 48 feet. Write and solve a multiplication equation to find the length of the waterslide in yards.
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which is the greater length,2 yards or 5 feet
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how do I find out how many feet are in 36 yards? i know that 3 feet equals 1 yard. You can multiply 3 times 36 to find the number of feet in 36 yards. You need to learn how to set up your equation and you can convert anything to anything if you know the
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What unit of measurement would be used to measure around a playground and why? I think either yards or feet. Leaning toward yards but don't know why, please help. Or feet because of greater distance --I rally don't know. Help please!
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What is the best estimate for the height of the basketball net ? A - 6 feet B - 6 yards C- 16 feet D - 60 yards Which is the best estimate for the width of a classroom ? A- 4 feet B- 4 yards C- 40 yards D - 400 feet

1.)order the group of quadratic fractions from widest to narrowest graph. y=3x^2;y=5x^2;y=7x^2 a.)y=3x^2;y=5x^2;y=7x^2 b.)y=7x^2;y=5x^2;y=3x^2 c.)y=3x^2;y=7x^2;y=5x^2*** d.)y=2x^2;y=7x^2;y=3x^2 2.)the area of a play ground is 234yd^2. the width of the
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parking lot had a length that is 7 yards greater than thre width. the area of the lot is 450 square yards. what is the length and width?
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isosceles trapezoid with a perimeter of 52 yards the measure of one base is 10 yards greater than the other base the measure of each leg is 3 yards less than twice the length of the shorter base
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concrete can be purchased cubic yard. How much will it cost to pour a slab 17 feet by 17 feet by 2 inches for a patio if the concrete costs \$40.00 per cubic yard? Change 2" to feet, find volume of patio in cubic feet, change to cubic yards, and multiply by
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A park in a subdivision is triangular shaped. Two adjacent sides of the park are 487 feet and 465 feet. The angle between the sides is 49 degrees. To the nearest unit, what is the area of the park is square yards? 9,495 square yards 16,508 square yards
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a rectangular parking lot has a length that is 10 yards greater than the width. the area of the parking lot is 200 square yards.find the length and the width
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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 foot = 12 inches The
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The area of a rectangular field is 12,750 square yards. The width is 150 feet. What is the length of the field in yards.
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which is greater 20 feet or 7 yards
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The measurements in the list below have a characteristic in common. 6x5 2 miles 6x5 72,000 inches 6x5 3,000 feet Which statement describes the common characteristic? A Each measurement is greater than 4,000 yards. B Each measurement is equivalent 1,760
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If the perimeter of a rectangular house is 44 yards, and the length is 36 feet, what is the width of the house in yards?
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1-Becky made 4 quarts of chicken noodle soup in a big pot, then served -cup bowls of soup to 6 people. How much soup is left in the pot? (1 qt = 4 c) A. none B. 1 qt 3 c C. 1 qt 1 c D. 3 c my son put answer (B) 2- A bedroom has the dimensions shown. What
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Mr. Franco is making a triangular cement slab and needs to set boards before he can pour the cement. He has already set two boards that are 5 feet and 8 feet in length. What is a reasonable range for the length of the third board that Mr. Franco could set
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Is six yards greater, less than,cor equal to 12 feet?

1.)if an object is dropped from a height of 144 ft the function h(t)=-16t^2+144 gives the height of the object after t seconds. when will the object hit the ground? a.)1.5 seconds b.)3 seconds *** c.) 6 seconds d.)9 seconds 2.) the area of a play ground is
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Jackie is making window curtains for her window.Each curtain will be 108 inches long.Fabric is sold in yards.What is the length of each curtain in ysrds? A. 3 yards B. 9 yards C. 27 yards D. 36 yards

What are the dimensions of a football field in feet? If one side is 53 1/3 yards and the other is 120 yards? Please help answer B. A chalk line is placed around the perimeter of the football field. What is the length of this line in feet? C. About how many

The following proportion could be used to change from feet to which measure. 1/12 = 2/x customary length: 1 mile=1760 yards 1 mile=1285280 feet 1 yard=3 feet 1 foot=12 inches A. ounces B. pints C. quarts D. gallons

The following proportion could be used to change from feet to which measure. 1/12 = 2/x customary length: 1 mile=1760 yards 1 mile=1285280 feet 1 yard=3 feet 1 foot=12 inches A. ounces B. pints C. quarts D. gallons
25. ## Dogs Hunting Training

Please check my answer thanks :) Typically what is the generally recognized maximum distance for a retrieve ? A. 100 feet B. 250 feet C. 100 yards D. 200 yards My answer is C 100 yards
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The width of a picnic table is 3 times its length. If the length is 5/6 yards Long, what is the area in square feet?
27. ## MATH PLEASE im begging HELP!!!!!

What is 900 feet per day converted into yards per hour? A. 12.5 yards per hour B. 37.5 yards per hour C. 112.5 yards per hour D. 7200 yards per hour
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if I had a prism with the dimensions of 9 yards x 6 yards x 3 yards what is the deminsion in cubic feet?
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Leslie needs 324 inches of fringe to put around the edge of a tablecloth. The fringe comes in lengths of 10 yards. If Leslie buys 1 package of fringe, how many feet of fringe will she have left over? I figured 1 yard is 3 feet 10 yards is 24 feet 10 feet
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im a fourth grader asking if 13 feet, 6inches is greater than or less than 5 yards. please tell me the correct answer
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A farmer has 165 feet of fencing material in which to emclose a rectangle area. He wants the length x to be greater than 50 feet and width y to be no more than 20 feet. write a system to represent this situation.
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A farmer has 165 feet of fencing material in which to enclose a rectangle area. He wants the length x to be greater than 50 feet and width y to be no more than 20 feet. write a system to represent this situation.
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How many feet in a yard? 3 feet in a yard Most yards deserve to include two dogs and therefore all yards should have 8 feet in them. lol!
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A landscaper is designing a flower garden in the shape of a trapezoid. She wants the shorter base to be 3 yards greater than the height and the longer base to be 7 yards greater than the height. She wants the area to be 295 square yards. The situation is
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How do u graph y= -2x = 1. in baseball,the pither's mound is 6 in. more than 20 yd from homeplate.how many is this. First, Kylie, if you have a question, it is much better to put it in as a separate post in <Post a New Question> rather than attaching
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A landscaper is designing a flower garden in the shape of a trapezoid. She wants the shorter base to be 3 yards greater than the height and the linger base to be 7 yards greater than the height. She wants the area to be 295 square yards. The situation is
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How do you find the area of 4 yards 2 feet times 3 yards 2 feet? Thank You
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A runner tries to keep a consistent stride length in a marathon. But, the length will change during the race. A runner has a stride length of 5 feet for the first half of the race and a stride length of 4.5 feet for the second half. 1.)A marathon is 26
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4. Plots of land between two roads are laid out according to the boundaries shown. The boundaries between the two roads are parallel. What is the length of Plot 3 along Cheshire Road? 46 yards 67 yards 66 yards 37 yards
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2. Jane is making a suit which requires 2 5/8 yards for the jacket and 1 3/4 yards for the skirt. What is the total amount of material she needs? A. 4 3/8 yards B. 3 2/3 yards C. 4 yards D. 3 1/2 yards A?
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please help!!the question is..at track practice,Sheila worked on the long jump.her first jump measured 3 yards,2 feet,8 inches.second jump measured 2 yards,1 foot,10 inches.How much longer was sheilas first jump than her second jump?express your answer in
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The length of a classroom is 34 ft. What is this measurement in yards and feet?
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As of the 2012 Summer Olympics, the world record for women's long jump is 24 feet, 8 inches. How much longer is the world record than Sheila's first jump? Express your answer in yards. Sheila first jump measured 3 yards, 2 feet, 8 inches. Do I convert to
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Which is the best estimate for the length of a house? A.12 yards B.12 feet C. 12 miles D.12 inches
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The length of a rectangular carpet is 6 feet greater than twice its width. If the area is 72 square feet, find the carpet's length and width.
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Three neighbors measure the snow in their yards over an entire winter. Manny has 30 inches of snow, Mo has 3.5 feet of snow, and Jack has 1.5 yards of snow. The neighbors want to pile all of the snow into one giant snow pile so they can have the most epic
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your yard is 72 square feet and twice as long as it is wide.Fencing is sold in lenghts of 4.2 feet, 6.0 feet, 8.5 feet, and 12 feet. If you only want to buy 1 type of frncing, which length is closest to the length you need?
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Given 1 mile=1760 yards convert 6,688 yards to miles. Now convert it to feet I know I've asked this already but I couldn't find the post to check. 3.7 miles and 20064 feet
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Distance between the goal posts, 19.5 feet, is the length of an arc on a circle of radius 50 yards. The kicker aims to kick the ball midway between the uprights. To score a field goal, what is the maximum number of degrees that the actual trajectory can
50. ## ms.sue 5 grade math

1-Becky made 4 quarts of chicken noodle soup in a big pot, then served -cup bowls of soup to 6 people. How much soup is left in the pot? (1 qt = 4 c) A. none B. 1 qt 3 c C. 1 qt 1 c D. 3 c my son put answer (B) 2- A bedroom has the dimensions shown. What
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The sum of 4 y yards and 2i inches equals a. 6iy feet b. (12y+1/6)feet c. 12 1/6 feet d. (12y+24i)feet e. 12 1/6 iy feet please answer and explain
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the distance around a rectangular field is 340 yards. if the length of the field is 1120 yards, what is the width in yards?
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Triangles ABC and DEF are congruent. The length of the line segment AB is 5 yards, the length of the line segment BC is 7 yards, and the length of the line segment CA is 9 yards.
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On three consecutive passes, a football team gains 8 yards, lose 26 yards, and gain 16 yards. The total net yardage is how many yards. 8-26+16=32 yards. Is this right.
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Lesson: Dividing by 3 or 4 How many yards are in 6 feet? How many inches are in 2 feet? Jaime was driving whith his family to visit an aunt. His father saw a road sign and said "10 more to go" What customary unit of length did Jaime's father most likely
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the area of rectangular plot of land fenced all round is 2000 sq. yards and the total length of fencing 180 yards. find the length and width of plot.
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A study of 60 bolts of carpet showed that their average length was 180 yards. The standard deviation of the population is 6 yards. Which of the following is the 99% confidence interval for the mean length per bolt of carpet?
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As of the 2012 Summer Olympics, the world record for women's long jump is 24 feet, 8 inches. How much longer is the world record than Sheila's first jump? Express your answer in yards. Sheila first jump measured 3 yards, 2 feet, 8 inches. Do I convert to
59. ## Math- Scientific Notation

A runner tries to keep a consistent stride length in a marathon. But, the length will change during the race. A runner has a stride length of 5 feet for the first half of the race and a stride length of 4.5 feet for the second half. 1.) A marathon is 26
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Calculate, in yards and feet, the perimeter of the playing field. Width=160 Length=360
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The football field is 60 yards by 100 yards.Is the length of the diagonal across this field more or less than 200 yards?
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Which is better a truck delivery of soil or doing it yourself. Area to cover is 3500 SQ FEET with a 4 inch layer of topsoil or .33 =1156 cubic yards Your truck bed Volume of truck 80/36=2.22*69/36=1.92*20/36=.555=2.34 cubic feet 1156 cubic feet / 2.34
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a new sidewalk will be 6 feet wide 160 feet long and filled to a depth of 9 inches 0.75 foot with concrete, ow many yards of concrete are needed? the new sidewalk needs_______ cubic yards of concrete
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Complete the table Yards is blank Feet= 29 Inches= 348 Help find yards Help solve
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Could we multiply the following dimensions 9yards x 6 yards x 3 yards and then convert the final answer into cubic feet?
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Sandy measures the length of a hockey stick. she says it it 4 units long. what unit did she use? A. cubes B. inches C. feet D. yards
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6 feet in 2 yards; how many yards in 10feet? i think the answer is 3
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Given 1 mile= 1,760 yards convert 6,688 yards to miles. Now convert it to feet. 3.8 miles and 20064 feet.
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the perimeter of a rectangular yard is 270 feet. If its length is 25 feet greater than its width what are the dimensions of the yard
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Three friends each have some ribbons. Carl has 90 inches of ribbons, Tino has 10.5 feet of ribbon, and Baxter has 2.5 yards of ribbon. Express the total length of ribbon the three friends have in inches, feet, and yards. What I need: Instructions on how to
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The perimeter of a rectangular yard is 270 feet. If its length is 25 feet greater than its width, what are the dimensions of the yard?
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how manyyards are in a mile? 1760 I think There are 5,280 feet in a mile. There are 3 feet in a yard. 1 mi x (5,280 ft/1 mi) x (1 yd/3 ft) = ?? Note that the first factor cancels miles and changes miles to feet, the second factor cancels feet and converts
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A flagpole has a height of 10 yards. It will be supported by three cables, each of which is attached to the flagpole at a point 4 yards below the top and attached to the ground at a point that is 8 yards from the base of the pole. Find the total number of
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The total area of the pool is 132 square yards. If the length of the pool is 12 yards. How many yards of fencing will they need to buy to replace the old fencing?
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Suppose there is a cow that is tied to the corner of a barn with a rope as shown in the figure below. One side of square barn measures 50 yards and all the doors on the barn are closed, so the cow cannot enter the barn (he must walk around the sides only).
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Justin rides his bike in a rectangular route. He knows the total distance is 6,188 yards and the length of the shorter side of the route is 741 yards. What is the length of the longer side ?
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Ok The Galtins are buying a carpet for their home. They need about 1,175 square feet of carpet. The carpet they buy is sold by the square feet. What is the estimate of number of yards the Galtins need for thier home? divide square feet by 27 to get square
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A bolt of cloth 100 yards long is cut into three pieces. The second piece is 15 yards longer than the first piece, and the length of the third piece is 5 yard more than twice the length of the first piece.
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A marathon is a road race covering 26 miles and 385 yards. There are 5280 feet in amile, 3 feet in a yard and 3.3 feet in a meter. How many meters is this? (4.2x10^6m)
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A soccer field has a perimeter of 26 yards.if the width is 8 yards,how long is the length?
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a rectangle has a length of 5 yards and a width of 3 yards. what is its perimeter? explain your answer.
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Carla bought 3 1/4 yards of rope then cut off 3/4 yards. What is the final length?
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Suppose you have 36 yards of fencing to build a fence around a rectangular backyard garden. The width is 18 yards less than twice the length. Find the length and width of this garden.
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I am a rectangle one side length is 1.4 yards. My area is 9 square yards. What is the length of my other side?
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I have no idea how to do this: Express the ratio in simplest form. 5 yards to 24 feet convert yards to feet: 12 x 5 = 60 ft. Would the answer be 60:24 ? is this the simplest form if the answer is correct?
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carl wants to plant a garden that is 1 1/2 yards long and has an area of 3 1/2 square yards. How wide should he make the garden? a. 3/7 yard b. 2 yards c. 2 1/2 yards d. 5 1/4 yards Help please.
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for what whole number values of length and width will the rectangle have an area of 60 square yards and a perimeter of 38 yards?
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For what whole number values of length and width will the rectangle have an area of 60 square yards and I'm perimeter of 38 yards?
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The perimeter of a rectangular backyard is 6x + 6 yards. If the width is x yards, find a binomial that represents the length.
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1. A gallon of a certain kind of paint will cover 224 square feet of surface. In painting two walls; one 36’ by 8’ and the other 24’ by 9’, the number of gallons of paint used is: 2. Susan wants to use blue, yellow, green, and pink paint to
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Maggie has a ribbon 27 feet long what is the length of the ribbon in yards
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Maggie has a ribbon 27 feet long. What is the length of the ribbon in yards?
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maggie has a 27 feet long ribbon what's the length of the ribbon in yards
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The length of a rectangular flag is four yards longer than the width. The area f the flag is 140 square yards. Find the length and the width.
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Find the surface area of a right octagonal pyramid with height 2.5 yards, and its base has apothem length 1.5 yards.
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Find the surface area of a right octagonal pyramid with height 2.5 yards, and its base has apothem length 1.5 yards.
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You have 540 feet of fencing to enclose a rectangular garden. You want the length of the garden to be 50 feet greater than the width. Find the length and width of the garden if you use all of the fencing.
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A farmer has a rectangular field with a length of 30 yards and width of x yards. If the perimeter is the sum of all four sides of the field, what is an expression for the perimeter of the field, in yards? Simplify
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What does 5 yards 2 feet 3 inches plus 2 yards 2 feet 9 inches equal?
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Elaine is painting a fence. She knows that she needs 1 gallon of paint for each 10 feet of fencing. The fencing will enclose a rectangular yard that is 3 yards long and 2 yards wide. How much paint does Elaine need? (Remember 3 feet = 1 yard)