Posted by **vincent** on Saturday, July 27, 2013 at 11:44pm.

A storage shed is in the shape of a square. A builder increases the length of one side of the shed by three feet and decreases the length of an adjacent side by two feet. The shed is now a rectangle with a perimeter of 70 feet. What is the measure of a side of the original shed? [ Only an algebraic solution will be accepted ]

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