Word-of-Day-Challenge-Figure

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figure

a number,
especially one which forms part of official statistics
or relates to the financial performance of a company.
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They tell us when we can eat and

how much the meal will cost.

 

 

…the weight a bridge will hold…

 

..how fast we can travel.

 

I’m told 63 Degrees is the temperature

of a cup of coffee at a popular coffee shop

in Geelong.

 

In some countries, it is wise to read and obey

these safety warnings.

 

Signboards like this tell us how far to the next town

and what number the road is.

As students arrive at and leave school

there are periods of time when drivers

have to slow to 40 km per hour as they

pass through school zones.

Figures on a clock advise us of how much

of the day has passed by.

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