Prealgebra (7th Edition)

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ISBN 10: 0321955048
ISBN 13: 978-0-32195-504-3

Chapter 9 - Section 9.4 - Linear Measurement - Exercise Set: 20

Answer

4 ft 11 in

Work Step by Step

There are 12 inches per foot. Divide 59 by 12 to find how many feet. The remainder can be expressed as inches. $\ \ \ \ \ \ \ \ \ 4\ ft$ $12\big)\overline{\ 59}$ $\ \ \ \ \ \ \ \underline{48}$ $\ \ \ \ \ \ \ \ \ \ 11\ in$
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