# math/hurry

posted by
**Kirk**
.

A plumber needs four sections of pipe 2 7/8

feet long. Can this be cut from a 12 foot section? If so, how

much pipe will be left over? If not, why not?

posted by
**Kirk**
.

A plumber needs four sections of pipe 2 7/8

feet long. Can this be cut from a 12 foot section? If so, how

much pipe will be left over? If not, why not?