# A piece of plywood 26 inches wide is cut into strips #2 3/5# inches wide. How many strips of this width can be cut?

##### 1 Answer

Nov 29, 2016

10 Strips

#### Explanation:

Let simplify the

That is

Further 13 divided by 5 is equal to 2.6

i.e 2.6 inches width of each strip

Now the total width of plywood is 26 inches

so if 1 strip is of 2.6 inches so how many will be in 26 inch wide plywood

so

Hence answer is 10 strips