Posted by cody on Friday, October 16, 2009 at 6:34pm.
an artist cuts a 17 ft piecce of wire into two pieces. one piece is 6 ft longer then the other. how long are the pieces?

albgrea  Ms. Sue, Friday, October 16, 2009 at 6:38pm
You or Tim have already posted similar questions.
Before we can help you, you must solve the problem that bobpursley helped you answer below.
I must be assured that you understand basic algebra before we get into more complex problems.
For instance, can you solve this problem?
2x = 10
x = ?

albgrea  cody, Friday, October 16, 2009 at 7:01pm
i having troublem understanding the steps in word problems

albgrea  Ms. Sue, Friday, October 16, 2009 at 7:10pm
I understand your difficulty in solving word problems.
Please solve this problem.
2x = 10
x = ?
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