Hello!

could someone please help me with this question?

George is making dog leashes out of hemp rope. He Needs 175cm for each leash.He buys the rope in 20m rolls. How many leash can he make from one roll?

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- Jun 1st 2009, 09:00 PM[[rawww]]Help with perimeter
**Hello!**

__could someone please help me with this question?__

George is making dog leashes out of hemp rope. He Needs 175cm for each leash.He buys the rope in 20m rolls. How many leash can he make from one roll? - Jun 1st 2009, 09:08 PMalexmahone
175 cm - 1 leash

One 20 m roll - ?

Number of leashes = $\displaystyle \frac{20 m}{175 cm}$

= $\displaystyle \frac{20*100}{175}$

= 11 leashes - Jun 2nd 2009, 03:47 AMHallsofIvy
How does this have anything to do with "perimeter"? Perimeter of what?