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(a) Ms. Dixon had a 25ft ribbon that was cut into two peices.
(b) One piece is 6ft longer than the other.

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asked by Jessica
  1. If the shorter piece is x, then the longer is x+6

    x + x+6 = 25
    ...

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    posted by Steve
  2. Thanks so much!!!!!! That was the only problem I had trouble on.

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