# SOLUTION: a 136-inch pipe is cut into two pieces. one piece is three times the length of the other. find the lengths of the two pieces

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 Click here to see ALL problems on Miscellaneous Word Problems Question 321445: a 136-inch pipe is cut into two pieces. one piece is three times the length of the other. find the lengths of the two piecesAnswer by checkley77(12569)   (Show Source): You can put this solution on YOUR website!x+3x=136 4x=136 x=136/4 x=34 inches for the shorter piece. 3*34=102 inches for the longer piece. Proof: 34+102=136 136=136