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Two cables A and B were 15 m and 9 m long respectively.

2 equal portions from both cables were cut off and used for some maintenance work.

As a result, the length of cable B became `1/5` of the length of cable A.

Find the length of the portion that was cut off from each cable.

 


Notes to students:

  1. Round your answer off to 2 decimal places
The correct answer is : 7.5
m