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Homework Help: 5th grade math

Posted by Stephon on Sunday, December 8, 2013 at 10:14pm.

Derek is building a bird feeder to sell at a crafts fair. He is using a board that is 4 feet long. He will cut one piece that is 2 feet long for the base. Then he will use the rest of the board and cut it into two pieces of equal length for the sides. If he puts the and one of the sides together first, what fraction of the total board will he have used?

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