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perimeter of a rectangle is 32 in. wnat are the length and width that will give the rectangle the largest possible area? choices are 4in x 12in. ,5in.x 11 in.,7 in.x 9 in. ,8 in. x 8 in. i think 4 in. x 12in

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    multiply the given dimensions:
    4 * 12 = 36
    5 * 11 = 55
    7 * 9 = 63
    8 * 8 = 64

    therefore, it's 8 in x 8 in.

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