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The length and breadth of a rectangle are in the ration 8:5. The length is 10.5 centimeters more than the breadth. What are the length and breads of the rectangle? Kindly give steps also.

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    (L+10.5)/L=8/5

    solve for L first

    8L=5L+52.5
    3L=52.5
    L=17.3 check that.
    W=that + 10.5

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