Length - math problems

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  • A plumber
    pipe1 A plumber has the following lengths of PVC: 3.3 ft, 9.77 ft, 8.41 ft, 9.61 ft, 8 ft. What is his average length of PVC
  • A PVC pipe
    meter A PVC pipe 12 feet long is to be cut into 1 1/2 foot pieces.  How many pieces can a plumber get out of this length pipe?
  • Zarka
    textiles Zarka purchased 3 1/2 meters of cloth for 100 3/8 euros. How much does 1 meter of cloth cost?
  • Licorice
    licorice A piece of licorice is 2/3 yard long.  If it is cut into 10 equal pieces, how long will each piece of licorice be?
  • The rope 2
    rope The rope in the school gym is 10 ½ feet long. To make it easier to climb, Coach Hill tied a knot in the rope every ¾ foot. How many knots are in the rope?
  • Matilda
    room Matilda measures the perimeter of her bedroom to determine how many feet of border she needs to go around the tops of the walls. Two walls are each 96 inches long, and two walls are each 3 yards long. She pays $30 for border that costs $1 per foot. What a
  • Cutting wire
    meter If you cut a 3 ½ ft length wire into pieces that are 2 inches long, how many pieces of wire will you have?
  • Points OPQ
    segment Point P is on line segment OQ. Given OP = 6, OQ = 4x - 3, and PQ = 3x, find the numerical length of OQ.
  • A trapezoid 3
    trapezium A trapezoid ABCD has the bases length of a = 120 mm, c = 86 mm and the area A = 2,575 mm2. Find the height of the trapezoid.
  • Ferdinand
    diamonds Ferdinand went from place A to place B and from there to place C. A is 7.2 km from B and B is 11.7 km from C. Albert went from place A to place D and from there to place C. D is 9.1 km from A and C is 10.8 km from D. Who traveled more and by how much?
  • Find a 2
    rhombus-diagonals Find a length of the diagonal AC of the rhombus ABCD if its perimeter P = 112 dm and the second diagonal BD has a length of 36 dm.
  • A perimeter
    paralleogram_axes A perimeter of a parallelogram is 2.8 meters. The length of one of its sides is equal to one-seventh of the entire perimeter. Find lengths of the sides of the parallelogram.
  • A rectangular 4
    garden A rectangular garden has a length of 57 m and a width of 42 m. Calculate of how many m2 will decrease the area of a garden, if the ornamental fence with a width of 60 cm will be planted inside its perimeter.
  • Penny coins
    mince One 2p coin is 1/8 inch thick. A pile of 2p is 1 1/2 inch high. How many coin are there in the pile
  • The length 7
    pipe The length of a water pipe is 7 m. How many ¼ m length can Jane cut from the pipe?
  • Length 9
    rectangles Length of a rectangle is 8 m less than twice of breadth. If the perimeter of the rectangle is 50. find its length and breadth.
  • Clothes 4
    textiles If the cost of 16.5 metres of cloth is ₹2,062.50 then find the cost of 24.75 metres of clothes
  • Quadrilateral eq3
    drak Three sides of a quadrilateral are equal to the foreside which is 16 cm long. What is the length of the one with equal sides if the perimeter is 58 cm?
  • A piece 3
    rectangle A piece of rectangle cloth has an area of 2 4/5 meters. Its breadth is 1 1/5 meters what is the length of the cloth?
  • Dimensions of rectangle
    rectangles Find the dimensions of a rectangle given that its perimeter is 110 cm and its length is 1 cm more than twice its width.

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