# 4th grade math word problems

*label*Algebra

*timer*Asked: Mar 2nd, 2015

**Question description**

Caroline places five poles A, B, C, D, and E in order along a straight line. The distance between poles A and D is 1 yard. The distance between poles B and C is the same as the distance between poles A and B. Poles A and B are 1/5 yard apart. The distance between D and E is 7/10 yard. How far apart are poles B and E?