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Howard has 102 feet of fencing. What is the area of the largest square dog pen he can build with the fencing?

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    Since it is a square dog pen, it has 4 equal sides. So I would do 102/4
    That would equal 25.5
    Then, I would do 25.5 times 25.5
    I think that that would give you the answer.

    Sorry if this information is incorrect!

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    The information is correct.

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