Max vs Sharon

Max is 1 1/2 times as tall as Sharon. Alan is 4 1/3 feet tall. If Alan is 6 inches taller than Sharon, how tall is Max?

Correct answer:

M =  5.75 ft

Step-by-step explanation:

A=413=4+13=4 3+13=1334.3333 ft a=6 inch ft=6/12  ft=0.5 ft S=Aa=4.33330.5=2363.8333 ft m=112=1+12=1 2+12=32=1.5  M=m S=1.5 3.8333=234 ft=534 ft=5.75 ft

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