## Thinking Mathematically (6th Edition)

$\approx 26.25$ ft (to nearest 2 decimal places)
First convert m to cm, by multiplying by 100: 1 m = 100 cm 8m = 800 cm Next, convert cm to ft by dividing by 30.48: 30.48 cm = 1 ft 1 cm = $\frac{1}{30.48}$ ft 800 cm = $\frac{800}{30.48}$ ft =26.2467191601 ft $\approx 26.25$ ft (to nearest 2 decimal places)