## Prealgebra (7th Edition)

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