# albgrea

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an artist cuts a 17 ft piecce of wire into two pieces. one piece is 6 ft longer then the other. how long are the pieces?

• albgrea -

You or Tim have already posted similar questions.

I must be assured that you understand basic algebra before we get into more complex problems.

For instance, can you solve this problem?

2x = 10
x = ?

• albgrea -

i having troublem understanding the steps in word problems

• albgrea -

I understand your difficulty in solving word problems.

2x = 10
x = ?

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