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An equilateral triangle has a side of 8. If one corner of the triangle is removed by slicing off an equilateral triangle of side 2, find the perimeter of the remaining quadrilateral.

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    The remaining quadrilateral will have side lengths of 8, (8-2), (8-2), and 2.

    Add them up for the perimater.

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