# math 5th

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Jenna had 24.5 yards of lace. She cut it into pieces of equal length between 2 and 4 yards long. The pieces are multiples of 0.5 yard in length.
How long is each piece?
How many pieces does she have?
Thank you,have a nice weekend.

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Between 2 and 4 yards, and
A multiple of 0.5.

No integer can be the answer, because it wouldn't divide evenly into 24.5.

The only two possibilities are then 2.5 and 3.5. Which is it?

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