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6. In rectangle KLMN, KM = 6x + 16, and LN = 49. Find the value of x.



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ParthKohli
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According to a vital property, the length of two opposite sides in a rectangle (also a parallelogram!) are equal. So \(6x + 16 = 49\).

sauravshakya
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sauravshakya
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Diagonals of a rectangle are equal.... So,
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@ParthKohli said 6x+16=49

ParthKohli
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Diagonals? =/

sauravshakya
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KM and LN are diagonals of the recangle

ParthKohli
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Yes, but why are we talking about diagonals when it's about sides? ._.

sauravshakya
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Actually, @ayushprasad made a mistake whlile drawing figure

ParthKohli
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Ooooh. Gotcha. It's still the same equality ;)

sauravshakya
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yes