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Homework Help: Math Word Problem

Posted by MBK on Sunday, August 22, 2010 at 12:29pm.

The length of a rectangle is twice the width. The area is 242 yd^2. Find the length and the width of the rectangle.
The width would be? The length would be?

I am not sure if I am to take 242 and sqrt it to give me 58,564 and then divide by 4 or what. I am lost with this.

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