Beautiful Beads

Question

beads

Cory is making strings of beads for necklaces and bracelets.

  • The string of red beads is 1 foot long.
  • The string of blue beads is 3 inches longer than the string of red beads.
  • The string of yellow beads is 9 inches shorter than the string of red beads.
  • The string of green beads is 2 inches longer than the string of yellow beads.

What is the color of each string of beads?
In inches, how long is each string of beads?



Houghton Mifflin Math Grade 2