# Dividing rod

The 3m long rod should be divided into two parts so that one is 16cm longer than the other. Find the lengths of both parts.

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#### You need to know the following knowledge to solve this word math problem:

**statistics**- mean
**geometry**- line segment
**algebra**- equation
- system of equations
**arithmetic**- division
**numbers**- fractions

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