A community for students.

    Here's the question you clicked on:

    55 members online
    • 0 replying
    • 0 viewing


    • 2 years ago

    Maria had a spool of ribbon 68 inches long. She cut the ribbon into 8 equal-length pieces. How long was each piece of ribbon? Zach said the answer was 0.85 inches. Is Zach's answer reasonable?

    • This Question is Closed
    1. whpalmer4
      • 2 years ago
      Best Response
      You've already chosen the best response.
      Medals 1

      No, it's not. 8 pieces each less than 1 inch long won't come anywhere near being 68 inches!

    2. Not the answer you are looking for?
      Search for more explanations.

      • Attachments:

    Ask your own question

    Sign Up
    Find more explanations on OpenStudy
    Privacy Policy

    Your question is ready. Sign up for free to start getting answers.

    spraguer (Moderator)
    5 → View Detailed Profile

    is replying to Can someone tell me what button the professor is hitting...


    • Teamwork 19 Teammate
    • Problem Solving 19 Hero
    • You have blocked this person.
    • ✔ You're a fan Checking fan status...

    Thanks for being so helpful in mathematics. If you are getting quality help, make sure you spread the word about OpenStudy.

    This is the testimonial you wrote.
    You haven't written a testimonial for Owlfred.