Algebra
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The perimeter of a rectangle is 26 meters
The short sides are (2x6)
The long sides are (x+3)
What is the value of x?

26 = 2(2x  6) + 2(x + 3)
26 = 4x  12 + 2x + 6
32 = 6x
32/6 = x
5.333 = x
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