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November 22, 2014

Posted by **spirit73** on Tuesday, September 29, 2009 at 8:47am.

the perimeter of a rectangle is 224

incles. the length exceeds the width by 64 inces. find the length and the width.

the length is _____ inches

and

the width is _____ inches

- algebra 1 -
**Reiny**, Tuesday, September 29, 2009 at 9:09amlet the width be w inches

then the length is w+64

so

2w + 2(w+64) = 224

solve, let me know what you get.

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