# algebra 1

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the length of a rectangular swimming pool is 12 feet longer than two thirds its width. if theperimeter of the pool is 44 feet,what is the length of the pool?

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The length of the pool is 16. the width is 6

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To ride to school, Elaine takes 15 minutes to ride 8 blocks. Assuming she rides at a constant speed, how long should it take her to go 20 blocks? Justify your answer.

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15 x = 300/8 = 37.5
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8 20 = 300

x= 37.5

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