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anonymous
 5 years ago
A students desk at home is rectangular in shape and measures 3 feet wide by 5 feet long. Find the perimeter of the desk in centimeters. Then convert the answer to decimeters. Please help :) I know the correct answer is 141.4 yards....but how is it figured?
anonymous
 5 years ago
A students desk at home is rectangular in shape and measures 3 feet wide by 5 feet long. Find the perimeter of the desk in centimeters. Then convert the answer to decimeters. Please help :) I know the correct answer is 141.4 yards....but how is it figured?

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anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0O.K i know how to find perimiter do you know how to find the basic perimiter?

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0O.K at the beginning of the problem it says 3 by 5 so you multiply 3 times 5 do you follow?

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0correct answer is actually 16ft...so sorry...Yes I follow so far

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0thats is O.K 1 foot = 30.48 OR 30 12/25 cm 1 cm = 0.1 OR 1/10 Decimeters These are the Conversions from feet to cenimeters and cenimeters to decenimeters. this is how you are gonna finnd dout how to get your answer

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0okay for the first step 3 times 5 is fifteen....where does 16 come in?

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0O.K so is what your saying the the over all answer to the problem is 16 feet and not 141.4 yards?

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0yes...was looking at a wrong answer...correct is 16 ft

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0I honestly cannot figure this out i am sooooooo sorry!

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0me either lol thanks tho

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0okay so I understand how we got 16 feet. Now please give me simple instructions on how to conver to centimeters and decimeters. Thanks

radar
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Take the number of centimeters example 12 cm. to convert that to decimeter you multiply by .1 Now 12 cm would become 1.2 dm

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0u have been very helpful. Blessings!
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