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marinap97
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PROBLEM SOLVING USING SYSTEMS OF EQUATIONS
The length of a rectangle is 5cm more than twice the width. The perimeter of the rectangle is 34 cm. Find the length and the width of the rectangle.
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marinap97 Group Title
PROBLEM SOLVING USING SYSTEMS OF EQUATIONS The length of a rectangle is 5cm more than twice the width. The perimeter of the rectangle is 34 cm. Find the length and the width of the rectangle.
 2 years ago
 2 years ago

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cathyangs Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
L=5+2w 2L+2w=34 substitute for L
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lgbasallote Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
let L = length of rectangle W = width of rectangle P = perimeter L = 5 + 2w 2L + 2W = 34 L  2W = 5 2L +2W = 34 3L = 39 L = 13 W = 4
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marinap97 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
how would you do that with x and y?
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cathyangs Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
just use x and y instead of L and W
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marinap97 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
thankyou!
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