Posted by Please Please Help on Friday, October 30, 2009 at 6:29pm.
Jenna had 24.5 yards of lace. She cut it into pieces of equal length between 2 and 4 yards long. The pieces are multiples of 0.5 yard in length.
How long is each piece?
How many pieces does she have?
Thank you,have a nice weekend.

math 5th  jim, Friday, October 30, 2009 at 7:06pm
Between 2 and 4 yards, and
A multiple of 0.5.
No integer can be the answer, because it wouldn't divide evenly into 24.5.
The only two possibilities are then 2.5 and 3.5. Which is it?

math 5th  gissell, Tuesday, September 13, 2016 at 7:18pm
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