# If a board 4 ft.X 8 ft. was cut into 50 pieces, what size would each piece be?

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If a board 4 ft.X 8 ft. was cut into 50 pieces, what size would each piece be?

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Michael's father brought him a 16-foot board to cut into shelves for his bedroom. Michael plans to cut the board into 11 equal size lengths for his shelves. The saw blade that Michael will use to cut the board will change the length of the board by -0.125 inches for each cut. ...

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42 inch cut into 3 pieces. Piece 2 is twice as long as 1st and 3rd piece. Piece 3 is three times as long as piece 1. How long are the pieces 1st board 2nd board 3rd board

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The length of a rectangular board is 10 cm longer than its width. The width of the board is 26 cm. the board is cut into 9 equal pieces. What is the area of each piece? What are the possible dimensions of each piece?

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The length of a rectangular board is 10 cm longer than its width. The width of the board is 26 cm. the board is cut into 9 equal pieces. What is the area of each piece? What are the possible dimensions of each piece?

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A 40 inch board is cut into two pieces so that the shorter piece is two-thirds of the length of the longer piece. What are the lengths of the two cut pieces?

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A 12ft. board is cut into two pieces so that one piece is 8 ft. longer than 3 times the shorter piece. If the shorter piece is x feet long, find the lengths of both pieces

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A 180 ft long board is cut into 3 pieces. The second piece of board is twice as long as the first. The third piece of board is six times as long as the first. What is the length of the first piece of the board A) 20 ft B) 40 ft C) 60 ft D) 120 ft

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180 ft long board is cut into 3 pieces. The second piece of board is twice as long as the first. The third piece of board is six times as long as the first. What is the length of the first piece of the board?

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A 14 inch board is to be cut into 3 pieces so that the second piece is twice as long as the first piece and the third piece is 4 times as long as the first piece. If x represents the length of the first piece find the lengths of all three pieces

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42 inch board is cut into 3 pieces. Piece 2 is twice as long as the 1st & 3rd piece. Piece 3 is three times as long as piece 1. Find inches of all three pieces

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James has a board that is 3/4 foot long. He wants to cut the board into pieces that's each 1/8 foot long. How many pieces can James cut from the board? My work; 👈--0-----:-----1/4-----:-----1/2-----:-----3/4 |____________|_________|__________| |____________|_________|...

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Ms. Lynn is cutting a piece of bulletin board paper into strips. What size pieces should she cut so that she has the fewest number of strips?

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A 28-inch board is to be cut into three pieces so that the second piece is twicetwice as long as the first piece and the third piece is 44 times as long as the first piece. If x represents the length of the first piece, find the lengths of all three pieces 1st ...

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A 12-ft. board is cut into 2 pieces so that one piece is 4 feet longer than 3 times the shorter piece. If the shorter piece is x feet long, find the lengths of both pieces.

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Lynda cut 3.2 meters of ribbon into equal-size pieces. Each piece was longer than .01 meter, but shorter than .02 meters, with lengths in increments of .02 meters. How many pieces did Lynda cut and how long was each piece?

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lynda cut 3.2 meters of ribbon into equal size pieces. each piece was longer than 0.1 meter, but shorter than 2.o meters, with lengths in increments of 0.02 meters. How many pieces did lynda cut,and how long was each piece?

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A board 5 feet long is cut into two pieces such that the length of one piece is two-thirds of the length of the other piece. Find the length of the shorter piece of board

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when a large cake is cut into pieces that each weigh 3 ounces, it yields 110 pieces. how many pieces would the cake yield if it were cut into 2 ounce piece instead?

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The length of a rectangular board is 10 centimeters longer than its width. The width of the board is 26 centimeters. The board is cut into 9 equal pieces. a. What is the area of each piece? b. What are the possible dimensions of each piece? (Take the dimensions to be whole ...

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Nakia cut a board of 30ft long into 2 pieces. The ratio of the legnths of the 2 pieces is 2:3.what is the length, to the nearest foot, of the shorter piece

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fifteen-foot board is cut into 2 1/3 foot long pieces for a bookcase. After as many pieces are cut, how long is the remaining piece?

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A carpenter wants to cut an 18-foot board into two pieces so that one piece is 3 feet shorter than twice the shorter piece. Where should he make the cut? ---?--- ft from one end

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A 15 1/2 foot board is cut into pieces 3 1/4 long for a bookcase. What is the length of the piece remaining after as many shelves as possible have been cut?

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A 116-cm board is cut into two pieces. If one piece is 40-cm shorter than the other, how long are the two pieces?

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Laura wants to cut a board into three equal pieces. The board is 5-8 feet long. How long will each piece be?

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a 27 inch board is to be cut into three pieces so that the second piece is 3 times as long as the first piece and the third piece is 5 times as long as the first piece. If x represents the length of the first piece, find the length of all three pieces.

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A 36 inch board is to be cut into three pieces so that the second piece is 3 times as long as the first piece and the third piece is 5 times as long as the first piece. If x represents the length of the first piece find the length s of all three pieces

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a 32in board is to be cut into 3 peices so that the second board is twice as long as the first piece and the third is to be 5 times longer than the first piece. if x represents the length of the first peice, find the length of all three pieces.

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a board is 19ft 9inches long is cut into nine equal pieces to the nearest inch. how long is each piece? how many inches of board will be left over?

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A 12-ft. board is cut into 2 pieces so that one piece is 4 feet longer than 3 times the shorter piece. If the shorter piece is x feet long, find the lengths of both pieces 12ft-x=3x+4 12ft- x-3x=4ft 12ft-4x =4ft -4x=-8ft x=2ft

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Derek is building a bird feeder to sell at a crafts fair. He is using a board that is 4 feet long. He will cut one piece that is 2 feet long for the base. Then he will use the rest of the board and cut it into two pieces of equal length for the sides. If he puts the and one of...

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Henry needs to cut a 4 2/3 foot board into 5 equal pieces. How long was each piece?

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A lumber yard is going to cut a board which is 18 m into 16 pieces of equal length. How long will each piece b

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Yuri has a board that is 98 in. long. He wishes to cut the board into two pieces so that one piece will be 10 in. longer than the other. What should the length of each be Let the shorter board's length be x. The other will be x+10. x + x + 10 = 98 2x = 88 Solve that for x x+x+...

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A wire 10m long is cut into 2 pieces. one piece will be cut into a square the other piece will be shaped into a circle. Graph A= A(x) for what value of x is A smallest?

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A 42 in board that cut into 2 pieces. One piece is two times the length than others. Find the length of two pieces.Short and long

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a 10-inch-long board is cut into two pieces that have lengths in the ratio 2:7. What is the length of each new piece?

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for that some problem: A board that is 12 feet long must be cut into 2 pieces that have lengths in a ratio of 3 to 2. Find the lengths of the two pieces. arn't you solving two parts because the board was cut in two?

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a 38 inch piece of steels is cut into three pieces so that the second piece is twice as long as the first piece, and the third piece is three inches more than four times the length of the first piece. find the lengths of pieces.

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A 52 in. board is cut into two pieces. One piece is three times the length of the other. Find the length of the other piece.

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jESS WOULD LIKE TO CUT A BOARD THAT WAS 50 INCHES LONG INTO 2 PIECES ONE OF WHICH IS 16 INCHES LONGER THATN THE OTHER. HOW LONG IS EACH PIECE.

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Sam needs to cut a piece of sheet metal into 8 pieces. All the cuts are made in the same direction. It takes him 5 minutes to make each cut. How many cuts will Sam make? How would making a table help you find the number of minutes it took Sam to cut the sheet metal into 8 ...

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Using two variables - A carpenter wants to cut a 24-foot board into two pieces so that one piece is 5 times as long as the other. How long should each piece be?

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A board, 32 cm long is cut into three pieces such that the second piece is twice as long as the first and the third is 7 cm longer than the second. Find the length of the shortest piece.

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A 42 inch board that's cut into two pieces. one piece is two times the length than other. Find the length of the two pieces. short and long

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A 100-cm board is cut into two pieces. If one piece is 30 cm shorter than the other, how long are the two pieces?

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A 97-cm board is cut into two pieces. If one piece is 35 cm shorter than the other, how long are the two pieces?

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a log that is 50 cm long is cut into 2 pieces one of the pieces is 8 cm shorter than the other one. how long is orginal log and if the original log is cut into equal pieces how long would each piece be

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A drinking straw of length 21 cm is cut into 3 pieces the length of the first piece is x cm the second piece is 3cm shorter than the 1st piece the third piece is twice as long as first piece (a) state in terms of x the length of the pieces (i think i figured that one out...1st...

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I have a pizza. The radius is 10 inches long. The pizza was cut into 16 equal slices. When 1 slice was left, my sister and I both wanted it, so we agreed to cut it in half, but I like the crust more than she does, so we decided to cut it the "other way." In other words, the ...

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I have a pizza. The radius is 10 inches long. The pizza was cut into 16 equal slices. When 1 slice was left, my sister and I both wanted it, so we agreed to cut it in half, but I like the crust more than she does, so we decided to cut it the "other way." In other words, the ...

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I have a pizza. The radius is 10 inches long. The pizza was cut into 16 equal slices. When 1 slice was left, my sister and I both wanted it, so we agreed to cut it in half, but I like the crust more than she does, so we decided to cut it the "other way." In other words, the ...

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if you have a 6 foot long board and it's cut into 4/5 pieces how many pieces can you have a what portion of the board is left over

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A board is two thirds yard long cut into six equal pieces how long is each piece

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Here's another problem I'm having a little trouble with: A piece of string is 40 cm long. It is cut into three pieces. The longest piece is 3 times as long as the middle-sized piece, and the shortest piece is 23 cm shorter than the longest piece. Find the lengths of the three ...

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A 51 meter rope is cut into 2 pieces so that one piece is 6 meters longer than four times the shorter piece. Find the lengths of both pieces.

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A long wire of some length is cut into small pieces of 216cm leave a small piece of length of 89 cm if this part were cut into equal pieces each of 18cm the length of the leftover wire would be

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A long wire of some length is cut into small pieces of 216 cm leave a small piece of length of 89 cm if this part were cut into equal pieces each of 18 cm the length of the leftover wire would be

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A long wire of some length is cut into small pieces of 216 cm, leaves a small piece of length of 89 cm. if this part were cut into equal pieces each of 18 cm, the length of the of the leftover wire would be:

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a 9 foot board is cut into two pieces .one is 3.5 feet longer than the other. how long is the longer piece?

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A board 26 3/8 inches long must be cut into three pieces of equal length. Find the length of each piece.

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25ft piece wire cut into 2 pieces one piece is 19ft shorter than the other piece how long was each piece

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I have a flat piece of plywood that measures 45 inches in width and 75 inches in length. I want to cut the board into identical square pieces with the integer side lengths and use the entire piece of wood. What are the dimensions (width & length) of each identical piece? ...

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a 3 1/2 foot piece of rope is cut into two pieces. one of these pieces is 8 inches shorter than the other. how long are the pieces?

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A five feet piece of wire is cut into two pieces. One Piece is bent into a square and the other is bent into an equilateral triangle. Where should the wire be cut so that the total area enclosed by both is minimum.

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A piece of wire 12 m long is cut into 2 pieces. One piece is bent into the shape of an equilateral triangle and the other into a shape of a circle. How should the wire be cut so that the combined area of the two figures is as small as possible?

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A piece of wire 12 m long is cut into two pieces. One piece is bent into the shape of a circle of radius r and the other is bent into a square of side s. How should the wire be cut so that the total area enclosed is: a) a maximum? r= and s=. b) a minimum? r= and s=

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a 25 inch piece of a steel rod is cut into 3 pieces so that the length of the second piece is twice the length of the first piece.The third piece is 1 inch longer than 5 times the length of the first piece.What are the lengths of the pieces

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The length of a piece of cloth is 8y m.Mr Lim cut 7 m from it to sew some cushion covers.Then,he cut 3y m to sew a curtain.The remaining material was cut into 4 equal pieces.How long was each piece in terms of y? please help me to complete this&thanks for advance

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I accidentally deleted your post. Sorry. a 10 foot board is cut into two pieces. If one peace measures x, write an expression for the lenght of the other piece 10 - x = y

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Mr. Gray was able to cut twelve 3-foot pieces of wood from a board without wasting any part of the board. What is the largest number of 4-foot pieces of wood Mr. Gray could have cut from the same board? Pls. explain.ty

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a 17 foot piece of string is cut into two pieces so that the longer piece is 5 feet longer than twice the shorter piece. If the shorter piece is x feet long, find the lengths of both pieces.

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a drinking straw of length 21 cm is cut into 3 pieces. the first length is x cm. the second piece is 3 cm shorter than the first piece. the third piece is twice as long as the first piece. state in terms of x the length of each of the pieces.

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Write the other number or expression in terms of the given variable. A 3 foot board is cut into two pieces. If one piece measures x write the expression for the length of the other piece. Ok now I know the first term is 2x correct? where do I go from here?

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OK I need help please I think it's 7 but not sure. If a circle is cut into 2 pieces. A triangle in 4 pieces ,a square into 5 pieces, what is next shape and how many pieces will be cut?

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A piece of wire 40 m long is cut into two pieces. One piece is bent into a square and the other is bent into an equilateral triangle. How should the wire be cut so that the total area enclosed is a maximum= minimum= Find the length of the wire used

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Ryan cut a 5.25 inch piece of string into pieces that are each .75 inches long. How many pieces did Ryan cut?

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you have a piece of wood that is 144 inches long. you cut it into three pieces. the second piece is 12 inches longer than the first piece. the third piece is 12 inches longer than the second piece. write and solve the equation to find the lengths of the three pieces

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Where would you cut a board that measures 3 ft 2 1/2 in to divide it into two equal pieces?

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A cable 40 feet long is cut into three pieces so the length of the second piece is 4 times the length of the first piece, and the third piece is five more than twice as long as the first piece. Find the length of the pieces.

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I have a 15ft board I need to cut into 2 1/8 inch pieces how many can I cut

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Hi, I have a quick question that needs to be answered: If plywood came in pieces that measure 8feet by 4feet, how many pieces of plywood are need to cover the roof (which has a base of 42 feet and a height of 25 feet)? I would also like to ask you is it possible that you ...

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A piece of wire 10 feet long is cut into two pieces. One piece is bent into the shape of a circle and the other into the shape of the square. How should the wire be cut so that the combined area of the two figures is as small as possible?

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a piece of wire 12 meters long is cut into two pieces.one piece is bent into the shape of an equilateral triangle and the other into the shape of a circle.how should the wire be cut so that the combined area of the two figures is as small as possible?

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Hank has a board that is 6 2/3 feet long. He cuts the board into equal pieces that are each 5/6 foot long. How many 5/6 foot pieces can Hank cut from the board?

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James has a board that is 3/4 foot long he wants to cut the board into pieces that are each 1/8 foot long how many pieces can James cut from the board

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A rectangular pizza, 40 cm by 60 cm, is cut into 24 square pieces. Two round pizzas, each cut into 12 slices, also give 24 pieces. So that the pizzas are the same size, what must be the diameter of the round pizzas?

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Alog is cut into four pieces in 12 seconds. At the same rate, how long would it take to cut the log into five pieces? Hint the answer is not 15!

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you are creating a board game. you want to cut square game pieces that measure 1 1/4 on each side from a piece of paper that measures 8 1/2 inches by 11 inches... how many game pieces can you cut from the paper?

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Ruth baked a big cake to sell during the school fair. She cut the cake into many equal pieces. She sold two- thirds of the pieces. She gave half of the remaining pieces to her friends. She then had 6 pieces left to bring home. Into how many pieces did she cut the cake?

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a piece of wire that is 58cm long is cut into three pieces. the longest piece is 6cm shorter than the sum of the lengths of the other two pieces. five times the lengths of the shortest piece is 10cm less than the sum of the lengths of the other two pieces. determine the ...

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A board, 39 cm long is cut into three pieces such that the second piece is twice as long as the first and the third is 4 cm longer than the second.

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booby cut a piece of wood into 3 pieces of the same length. after he cuts off 2 feet from one of the pieces, he is left with piece that is 5 feet long. what is the length of the piece of wood he started with?

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you need 5 foot long board into pieces that are 3/4 of a foot long. How many pieces can we cut? what length of the board will be left?

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A ten-foot-long board is cut into three pieces. The second piece is half as long as the first. The third piece is 4 feet longer than the second. How long is the first piece? Answer: 2 3/4 feet If f(x)=2x2+1/2x-4, what is f(-1/2)? Answer: -15/4 **I am studying for a test and am...

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I need help in the setup teacher wants a guess and check table for the word problem. Just the set up I need help on . Please a wood board 156 cm long is cut into three pieces.the two longer pieces are the same length and are 15 cm longer than the shortest piece. How long are ...

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A piece of wire 9 m long is cut into two pieces. one piece is bent into the shape of a circle of radius r and the other is bent into a square of side s. how should the wire be cut so that the total area enclosed is: I have found the minimum r=.6301115 and s=1.26022. I need ...

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A wire 4 meters long is cut into two pieces. One piece is bent into a square for a frame for a stained glass ornament, while the other piece is bent into a circle for a TV antenna. To reduce storage space, where should the wire be cut to minimize the total area of both figures...