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The cargo area of the deck of a barge is 60 ft wide. Cargo containers are 7 ft wide, and can be placed side-by-side with a gap of 6 in between them. How many containers may be placed side-by-side on the deck of the barge?

asked by kim
  1. 60 / 7.5 = ?

    posted by Ms. Sue
  2. 8?

    posted by ASHLEY
  3. Right.

    posted by Ms. Sue

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