Krishna bought 5 1/2 meters of ribbon from the market . She cut off a 2 3/4 m piece of ribbon from it and gave it to Sushima . What length of ribbon is left with her?

Correct answer:

x =  2.75 m

Step-by-step explanation:

K=512=5+12=5 2+12=112=5.5 m S=234=2+34=2 4+34=114=2.75 m  x=KS=5.52.75=114 m=234 m=2.75 m

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