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Lower primary school mathematics question LPQ78
Sarin is 1 m 45cm tall. His father is 29cm taller than him. Find the total height of both of them. Give your answer in metres and centimetres.
1 m = 100cm
1 m 45 cm = 145cm
From the model
Father is 145cm + 29cm = 174cm
Their total height = 145cm + 174cm = 319cm = 3m 19cm