# Bonus 14 points for whoever answers this correct.The length of line segment X is 4/3 of the length of line segment Y. If line segment X is 8 cm longer than line segment Y, what is the length of line segment X.

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by fidelity6

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2015-09-15T21:42:21+08:00

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X = 4/3 (Y)
X = Y + 8

Equation:

4/3 (Y) = Y + 8
4/3Y - Y = 8

4/3Y - 3/3Y = 8
1/3Y = 8
1/3Y (3/1) = 8 (3/1)
Y = 24 cm

To find the length of X:
X = Y + 8
= 24 + 32

X = 4/3 (24)
= 32

The length of X segment is 32 cm.

(You may keep the bonus points :-) )
THANKIE!!!! But you keep the bonus points, I got 23 points already,(effort).You keep na lang kasi hindi na yun mababawi. :-)
Hmm, thanks. I don't know how that bonus points work :-)