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Suppose you have 36 yards of fencing to build a fence around a rectangular backyard garden. The width is 18 yards less than twice the length. Find the length and width of this garden.

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    l = length
    w = width = 2l - 18

    P = 2l + 2w
    36 = 2l + 2(2l - 18)

    Can you solve from here?

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