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Posted by **rr** on Friday, May 18, 2012 at 12:26am.

- algebra. -
**Jai**, Friday, May 18, 2012 at 1:24amlet x = width

let 6x = length (according to the first statement)

recall that area of a rectangle is given by,

A = length x width

thus,

54 = x * 6x

54 = 6x^2

9 = x^2

x = 3 ft (width)

6x = 18 ft (length)

hope this helps~ :)

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