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The area of a rectangle is 25 sq in and the perimeter is 25 in. Find the length of the smaller side; enter answer as decimal rounded to 1 decimal place, no units (e.g., 6.0)

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    A = Lw
    P = 2L + 2w

    Lw = 25
    2L + 2w = 25

    Solve these two equations simultaneously for your answer.

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