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avanee2003
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A 50 inch board is cut into three pieces so that the second piece is 4 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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Sudie72

firist pice:x secound pice:4x third pice:5x entire board:50inch (x+4x+5x) => 50=10x => x=5 inch firist: 5 inch secound: 20 inch third: 25 inch

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