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8-41.

Kayla had a

Copy Kayla’s diagram below onto your paper and write an equation that represents the situation. Be sure to remember to define your variable.

Equation:

(*x*= unknown length of the first and second pieces)

Solve your equation and find the length of each of the two equal pieces.

Solve for

*x*.