The Land

    A widow is beginning to feels the years pass by her, and so she decides that she must make out her will. The widow has four children, all of whom tend to be very jealous of each other when it comes to material possessions. She decides to divide up ALL of her assets into four equal parts. This would also include her piece of L-shaped land. However, because she has such good work ethic, she tells the children they must figure out how to divide the land. Since the children tend to quarrel so much, they seek outside help on how to divide the land evenly amongst the four of them. How should you divide the plot of land?

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submitted by Alex Hernandez