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Jacki is making a couple of stools for her patio. She needs 8 wooden legs that are each 3/5 yard long. She wants to cut them from redwood that is 5.25 yards long. How much wood will remain after Jacki cuts the 8 chair legs?

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  1. anonymous
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    A. 8.6 yards B. 4.8 yards C. 10.05 yards D. 0.45 yard

  2. radar
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    8 legs each one 3/5 yd long is how many yds total?

  3. anonymous
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    is that 8*3/5 ?

  4. anonymous
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    If so 4.8

  5. anonymous
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    That would be B if im right

  6. radar
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    Yes Yes

  7. radar
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    Now subtract that from the 5.25 yds of wood she has, and whats left is the answer.

  8. radar
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    5.25 4.8 subtract ------

  9. anonymous
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    0.45?

  10. anonymous
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    ohh so D!

  11. radar
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    Bingo that is choice d. I didn 'realize that you thought 4.8 was the final answer.

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