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Posted by **kimi** on Thursday, September 22, 2011 at 10:05am.

- math,word problem(algebra) -
**Reiny**, Thursday, September 22, 2011 at 11:41amlength left after all the cut offs

= 8y - 7 - 3

= 8y-10

cut into 4 pieces would be (8y-10)/4 m each

or (4y-5)/2 after reducing it to lowest terms

they might have written the answer also as

2y - 5/2 or 2y - 2.5

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