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A piece of wire is 5.8 m long is to cut into 15 pieces of the same length what is the length of each piece?

Correct answer:

x =  0.3867 m

Step-by-step explanation:

l=5.8 m n=15  x=l/n=5.8/15=0.3867 m

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