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The perimeter of a retangler is 194 inches. The length exceeds the width by 29 inches. Find the width and the lenght please.

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  1. anonymous
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    Let say x is the breadth

  2. anonymous
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    \[2(x+29)=194\]

  3. anonymous
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    \[x+29=97\] \[x=97-29=>68\]

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    So the length is \[68+29=97\]

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    Does that help?

  6. anonymous
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    ok whats the width sir

  7. anonymous
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    Its the same as x i.e. 68

  8. anonymous
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    I put 97 it said something.

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    Ooops! I am very sorry

  10. anonymous
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    Provided you the wrong equation at the first step

  11. anonymous
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    \[2(x+x+29)=194\]

  12. anonymous
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    Now solve for x thats all

  13. anonymous
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    x would be width, and x+29 would be length

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    Is it okay now?

  15. anonymous
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    Bye now, got work to do..............

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