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A vacant city lot is being turned into a neighborhood gardden. The neighbors want to fence a triangular section of the lot and plant fowers there. The longest side of the trianglular section is 7 feet shorter than twice the shortest side. The thrird side is 6 feet longer than the shortest side. The permeter is 59 feet. How long is each side?

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  1. anonymous
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    (x) +(2x-7) +(x+6) = 59

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    x = 15

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