# Question #8da01

##### 2 Answers

See the process down below

#### Explanation:

First, let's start by converting

Set up a conversion factor:

Subtract this from the

Rounding this to the nearest

P.S. I will also taking Physics in the fall and been planning to prepare now for it now too. Would happen to have any good resources you can pass by?

The answer is indeed

#### Explanation:

What we can do is calculate the number of *inches* cut off from the

The amount of board remaining is thus

The only error you made in your calculation is the first conversion, from