Chapter 9 - Section 9.4 - Linear Measurement - Exercise Set - Page 649: 19

7 ft 1 in

Work Step by Step

There are 12 inches per foot. Divide 85 by 12 to find how many feet. The remainder can be expressed as inches. $\ \ \ \ \ \ \ \ \ 7\ ft$ $12\big)\overline{\ 85}$ $\ \ \ \ \ \ \ \underline{84}$ $\ \ \ \ \ \ \ \ \ \ 1\ in$

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