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JazzyPoowh
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Jason has four lengths of rope. The lengths are 3 inches, 15 centimeters, 0.3 meters, and 0.5 feet. About how much rope does Jason have? [1 inch ≈ 2.5 cm]
A)
20 inches
B)
23 inches
C)
27 inches
D)
32 inches
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JazzyPoowh Group Title
Jason has four lengths of rope. The lengths are 3 inches, 15 centimeters, 0.3 meters, and 0.5 feet. About how much rope does Jason have? [1 inch ≈ 2.5 cm] A) 20 inches B) 23 inches C) 27 inches D) 32 inches
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Jas9420 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
Convert them into inches and add them all up.
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LukeBlueFive Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
\[15 cm \approx \frac{15cm}{2.5inches} \approx 6 inches\] \[0.3 meters = 0.3 meters \times 100 \frac{cm}{meter} = 30 cm \approx 12 inches\] Can you handle the rest?
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JazzyPoowh Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
i think so and jason how do i convert them into inches
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Jas9420 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
Jazzy, 1 inch = 2.5 cms. Now, how much is 15 cms? It is 15/2.5 which is 6inches
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JazzyPoowh Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
hold up..let me do the math rite quick plzz
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Jas9420 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
Similarly, 1 meter = 100 cms. Then how many cms is 0.3 meters? It is 0.3*100 which is 30 cms. Now, convert the cms into inches. 1 inch = 2.5 cms. How many inches is 30 cms? 30/2.5 = 12inches.
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JazzyPoowh Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
ok i think i get it now
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