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the perimeter of a rectangle is 136 m. The length is 2m more than twice the width. Find the dimensions

what is the length? ____m?
what is the width ____m?

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Let w = width

2w + (2w + 2) = 136
4w + 2 = 136
4w = 132
w = 33

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