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the length of a rectangle is twice the width. The area is 200 yd^2 Find the length and the width.

The length is _____ yd
The width is ______ yd

Could I get help please!!!!

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    If you say the length is 2x and the width is x, you get
    (2x)(x)=200
    so x=10
    length is 2x so = 20 yd
    width is x = 10 yd

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