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an electrician cuts a 22ft piece of wire into 2 pieces. one piece is 18 ft shorter than the other piece . how long was each piece?
 3 years ago
an electrician cuts a 22ft piece of wire into 2 pieces. one piece is 18 ft shorter than the other piece . how long was each piece?

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kumarsajan
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0x 18 2x  18 = 22 x = 20 > 1st x 18 > 2nd

kumarsajan
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0x 18 2x  18 = 22 x = 20 > 1st x 18 = 2 > 2nd

narutoboy
 3 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0do the steps like what I did last time.. let x=longer wire,x18=shorter wire equate them to 22 22=x18+x 40=2x 20=x>longer wire +x18 2018 2>shorter wire
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