# Math (algebra)

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the perimeter of a rectangle is 202 inches. the length exceeds the width by 91 inches. find the length and width

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width - x
length - x+91

Isn't 2x + 2(x+91) = 202 ?

• Math (algebra)Reiny -

i still cant figure it out

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Just solve this simple equation.

2x + 2(x+91) = 202

Please let us know if you can't solve it -- and we'll go back to square one.

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