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posted by Rochelle .
Joe had eight sections of fence to paint. He painted 2/3 of each section in one hour. How many hours did it take him to paint all the section of the fence?

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Ms. Sue
(2/3)/1 = 24/3/x
(2/3)x = 24
x = 24 * (3/2)
x = 12
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