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If a rectangular lot measures 120 ft. x 80 ft., and 10 foot set backs are required from each lot line, how much area is left? If a kennel for 50 dogs requires 12,500 square feet, how many dogs can be accommodated in the small rectangle?

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    1)
    L = 120 - 20 = 100
    w = 80 - 20 = 60
    A = Lw
    A = 100 * 60
    A = 6000 sq ft

    2)
    12,500/50 = 250 sq ft/dog
    6000/250 = 24 dogs

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