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amber15

  • one year ago

The pitch of a screw is the distance between its threads. with each complete ratation, the screw goes in or out a distance equal to it's pitch of a screw is 4/19 inch, how far will it go into a peice of oak when it is 9 complete rotation clock wise? The screw will go into the wood --- inches simplify your answer type an interger or fraction

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  1. Numb3r1
    • one year ago
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    Multiply 9 times 4/19.

  2. amber15
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    would it be 36/19

  3. Numb3r1
    • one year ago
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    Yup! Those do not share any factors (they're "relative primes" with each other) so you cannot simplify.

  4. amber15
    • one year ago
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    okay thanks

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