The diameter of one bicycle wheel is 28 inches and its spokes run from the hub (or center) to the edge of the rim. The diameter of another bicycle wheel 21 inches. What is the difference in inches between the length of the spokes of the two wheels?

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- January 15th 2007, 08:54 PMsymmetryBicycle Diameter
The diameter of one bicycle wheel is 28 inches and its spokes run from the hub (or center) to the edge of the rim. The diameter of another bicycle wheel 21 inches. What is the difference in inches between the length of the spokes of the two wheels?

- January 15th 2007, 10:13 PMAfterShock
- January 16th 2007, 02:17 PMsymmetryok
I should have realized that the word DIFFERENCE was part of the question.

Thanks.