## A $$5$$-meter long wire is cut into two pieces. If the longer piece is then used to form a perimeter of a square, what

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### A $$5$$-meter long wire is cut into two pieces. If the longer piece is then used to form a perimeter of a square, what

by VJesus12 » Wed Feb 23, 2022 4:13 am

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A $$5$$-meter long wire is cut into two pieces. If the longer piece is then used to form a perimeter of a square, what is the probability that the area of the square will be more than $$1$$ if the original wire was cut at an arbitrary point?

A) $$\dfrac16$$

B) $$\dfrac15$$

C) $$\dfrac3{10}$$

D) $$\dfrac13$$

E) $$\dfrac25$$