Nick was

Nick was scuba diving at -32 1/2 feet. If he descends another 8 3/5 feet, what is his location?

Correct answer:

x =  -40.1 ft

Step-by-step explanation:

a=3212=31.5 ft d=835=8+35=8 5+35=435=8.6 ft  x=ad=(31.5)8.6=40110 ft=40110 ft=40.1 ft



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