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A rectangle's width is 2ft less than its length. It's perimeter is 48 ft. Find the length of the rectangle. I got 12ft. Is this correct? Please and Thank you.
 2 years ago
A rectangle's width is 2ft less than its length. It's perimeter is 48 ft. Find the length of the rectangle. I got 12ft. Is this correct? Please and Thank you.

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goformit100
 2 years ago
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zzr0ck3r
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1x+ x + y + y = 48 > 2x+2y = 48 where x = width and y = length x  2 = y 2x + 2(x2) = 48 4x  4 = 48 > x = 13 so y = 11 is what I get

kitsune0724
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Thank you. It's what I got after redoing the problem.
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