Tallest and shortest

Jenn is the tallest on the team. He is 1 1/2 times as tall as the shortest girl whom is 4 1/4 feet tall. How tall is Jebb?

Correct answer:

x =  6.375 ft

Step-by-step explanation:

k=1+12=32=1.5 g=4+14=174=4.25 ft x=k g=1.5 4.25=518=518 ft=6.375 ft

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