# If it takes 6 minutes to cut a log into 3 pieces, how long will it take to cut a log of the same kind into four pieces?

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by patbev522

2015-05-24T20:49:48+08:00

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We have the ratio;
6 minutes : 3 pieces
So we let x be the time taken to cut a piece of log into 4 pieces so:

It will take 8 minutes to cur the log into 4 pieces.
2015-05-24T21:04:06+08:00

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Ratio:
2 minutes:1 piece

Convert:

Hope this helps =)