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Next Puzzle Posting: August 4th, 2017
JULY 2017 PUZZLE - "Tubular Bells"
Submitted by Dave Thomas
A windchime maker plans to cut a ten-foot length of conduit pipe into eight sections, such that the ratio of each piece to its longer neighbor is 4/5 = 0.8.
The July Bonus:What are the lengths of the longest and shortest pieces?
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