##### Alice needs 36 inches of ribbon to complete her art project. At the store she bu

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Oct 7th, 2015

Hello could you please post the full question so that I can assist

Oct 7th, 2015

### Alice needs 36 inches of ribbon to complete her art project. At the store she buys four and a half feet of ribbon. How many inches of ribbon is Alice going to have to cut off?

I feet = 12 inches

4.5 feet =

4.5feet/1 feet * 12 inches = 54 inches

inches to cut off will be

54- 36 = 18 inches

Oct 7th, 2015

Thanks for your help! I have other questions that I need help in.

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### A long distance runner does a first lap around a track in exactly 50 seconds. As she tires, each subsequent lap takes 20% longer than the previous one. How long does she take to run 3 laps?

Oct 7th, 2015
Thats a diiferent question. You must ask it as a new question
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Oct 7th, 2015

How do I make it a new question?

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Oct 9th, 2015

Do I ask it here under the discussion or somewhere else?

Oct 9th, 2015

Somewhere else.  Click on my username (mickeygabz in blue) you will be redirected to my tutor page from where you can ask me the question directly.

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