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anonymous
 4 years ago
A city lot is being turned into a garden.the neighbors want to fence in a triangular section for flowers. the longest side is 7 feet shorter than twice the shortest side. The third side is five feet longer than the shortest side. the perimeter is 58 feet. How long is each side?
anonymous
 4 years ago
A city lot is being turned into a garden.the neighbors want to fence in a triangular section for flowers. the longest side is 7 feet shorter than twice the shortest side. The third side is five feet longer than the shortest side. the perimeter is 58 feet. How long is each side?

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Kainui
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Try putting the words into an equation. Remember that area is length times width and perimeter is the sum of all the sides.

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0ok so the long is 2x7 and the medium is x+5 and the short x so where from here

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0dw:1328139835963:dw if my interpretation doesn't fail me. then usubstitute the following values of three (3) sides to the equation of finding the perimeter given the perimeter to find the unknown variable which is x. after finding x you can now find the length of each sides. .

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0im sorry u confused me

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0dw:1328140169956:dw use this. . .
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