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Posted by **casidhe** on Friday, April 20, 2012 at 11:51pm.

Length of fence:______ feet

*obviously I'm bad at word problems but that's why I'm trying to work on them and need help figuring out the steps

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**Steve**, Saturday, April 21, 2012 at 5:29amyou don't have enough information here.

the rectangle can be square or long and skinny. The long skinny field will need lots more fence than the square one.

And, if it's not square, does the extra fence down the middle cross the short way, or the long way? Makes a big difference.

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