Measurement in Real Life


Miss Porter wants to buy a fancy piece of material to make a table cloth for dinning table. She made sure that the width of the table matches the width of the material they sell at the store. Then she measured the length of her table and it was 215 cm. She added an extra 30 centimeters to make sure the table will be covered properly. How many meters of material should she buy? Show your work and explain your thinking.