## ameryn.love17 3 years ago A rectangular garden measures 30ft by 35ft . Surrounding (and bordering) the garden is a path wide. Find the area of this path. Be sure to include the correct unit in your answer.

1. saifoo.khan

|dw:1330133213344:dw|

2. saifoo.khan

Area = 30*35

3. ameryn.love17

thats like 3297?

4. saifoo.khan

OMG! really? http://bit.ly/Af0ceb

5. ameryn.love17

why did i click that

6. saifoo.khan

Lol, i really dont know.

7. ameryn.love17

oh i accidenattly punched in the wrong number in my calc

8. Dockworker

we need to know how w ide the path is to find the area of the path

9. saifoo.khan

lol, stop punching the calc.

10. ameryn.love17

lol

11. saifoo.khan

@Dockworker we dont really have any other dimensions, so how can we find the area? D: That's what im stuck in

12. Dockworker

yea looks like a copy and paste gone wrong ;p

13. Mimi_x3

minima/ maxima problem?

14. saifoo.khan

Yeah.

15. saifoo.khan

@Mimi_x3 is blind.

16. Mimi_x3

Find the largest area?

17. Mimi_x3

wth was that?

18. bahrom7893

yall are getting this wrong.. Bahrom saves the day... LOOK A PROBLEM!

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20. bahrom7893

|dw:1330133756612:dw| what's the width of the path?

aren't we looking for the perimeter of the garden... aka the path?

22. Dockworker

Well, if the path is x ft the area of the path is (30+x)(35+x)-(35*30)

23. ameryn.love17

yes

24. bahrom7893

Dockworker, correct!

25. bahrom7893

26. bahrom7893

We're looking for: |dw:1330133825087:dw| we;re looking for the shaded area

I see how it... "ay that way goes the game" -Helena from Midsummer Night's Dream

how it is*

29. ameryn.love17

well im tired

30. ameryn.love17

medals for all though