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## A pipe is to be cut up such that the second piece is 3 inches shorter than the first and the third piece is four inches more than the

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A pipe is to be cut up such that the second piece is 3 inches shorter than the first and the third piece is

four inches more than the first. How long is each piece if the pipe is 84 inches long?

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Answer:Step-by-step explanation:Represent the first piece with F, the second with S and the third with T.So:RequiredFind the length of each piece

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