Clyde had two broke ruler segment. One shows from 2 1/2 in to 5 in, and the other shows from 3 1/2 in to 5 1/2 in. Which piece is longer? How much longer is it?
Subject
Level
Middle School
Grade
6
Lesson Steps:

5-3 1/2 =1 1/2 ruler 1 lenth
5 1/2 - 3 1/2 = 2 ruler 2 length
2- 1 1/2= 1/2 diffence in length


Answer:

The 3 1/2 to 5 1/2 ruler is longer by 1/2 inch


Grade: 6
Level: Middle school
Subject: Math
Topic: Mean and median

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