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A fence post is to be along side of a lot measuring 114 feet. 19 fence posts are to be used, 1 at each end and 17 equally spaced between the ends.What is the distance between centers of 2 consecutive fence post?

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  1. 114/18 sections is 6.333333' from post to post

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