# A wire is cut into 3 equal parts. the resulting segments are then cut into 4, 6, and 8 equal parts, respectively. If each of the resulting segments has an integer length, what is the minimum length of the wire?

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Oct 22, 2015

#### Explanation:

Suppose the initial length of the wire is

Then

As a result,

So the total original length of the wire must be divisible by