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 -->

Ribbon/Pieces -->

Equation -->

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**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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**Jessica**, Wednesday, September 4, 2013 at 11:24pm
Thanks so much!!!!!! That was the only problem I had trouble on.

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