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.

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**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?

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**gissell**, Tuesday, September 13, 2016 at 7:18pm
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