### Home > MC1 > Chapter 6 > Lesson 6.1.3 > Problem 6-31

6-31.

Use the following sketch to help you find out how much leftover material Ms. Jancsi will have.

It may be useful to express all the lengths as inches. 8 feet is the same as 8 groups of 12 inches in each foot,

or 8(12) = 96 inches. Can you change the other side to inches and then find the distance all the way around?