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Our house would paint four painters in 14 days. How long could it paint five painters? How long will it take if two other painters will come to help after 5 days?

Correct result:

a =  11.2 d
b =  11 d

Solution:

m=4 14=56 MD a=m/5=56/5=565=565 d=11.2 d

4•14 = 4•5 + (b-5)•(4+2)

6b = 66

b = 11

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