Curtain

Mrs. Lazo bought 9 1/8 m curtain cloth. She used 3 5/6 m to make a curtain for their bedroom. How many meters of cloth were not used?

Correct result:

x =  5.2917 m

Solution:

a=918=9 8+18=738=9.125 m b=356=3 6+56=2363.8333 m  x=ab=9.1253.8333=12724=5.2917 m



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