Thomas 2

Thomas is 56 3/4 inches tall. Jillian is 1 3/8 inches shorter than Thomas and Jane is 1 1/5 inches shorter than Jillian. How tall is Jane?
Label the names on the tape diagram to represent this problem.

Jane
Jillian
Thomas
Excellent!

Correct answer:

J =  54.175 in

Step-by-step explanation:

T=5634=56+34=56 4+34=2274=56.75 in I=T138=56.75138=4438=55.375 in J=I115=55.375115=216740 in=54.175 in



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