It takes 6 inches of wire to make one large paper clip. If each box contains 100 paper clips, how many boxes of paper clips can be made from a 1500-foot roll of wire? 

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1foot=12inches

length of wire required to make 1 box(100) of paper clips=6x100=600 inches

number of boxes of paper clips=(1500x12)/600=30
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