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Suppose you consider a rectangular garden of 36 square meters with whole-number side lengths. What’s the dimension of design that has the least perimeter? What’s the dimension with the greatest perimeter?

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    Possible sizes:
    4 * 9
    3 * 12
    2 * 18

    P = 2L + 2W
    P = (2 * 9) + (2 * 4)
    P = ?

    Find the perimeters of the other two sizes.

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