Posted by Jessica on Wednesday, September 4, 2013 at 10:42pm.
This is Translating Problems into Equations:
(a) Ms. Dixon had a 25ft ribbon that was cut into two peices.
(b) One piece is 6ft longer than the other.
Ms. Dixon >
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Math  Steve, Wednesday, September 4, 2013 at 11:14pm
If the shorter piece is x, then the longer is x+6
x + x+6 = 25
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Math  Jessica, Wednesday, September 4, 2013 at 11:24pm
Thanks so much!!!!!! That was the only problem I had trouble on.
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