Exercise 97

A \(2\times4\) piece of lumber in your garage is \({62 {\textstyle\frac{17}{32}}}\) inches long. A second \(2\times4\) is \({42 {\textstyle\frac{7}{16}}}\) inches long. If you lay them end to end, what will the total length be?

The total length will be inches.

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