# math

ABCD is a rectangular park of measures (a × b) and let there be a path of uniform width 'c' all around the park. Find the area of the path

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1. area of ABCD = ab
area of ABCD+path = (a+2c)(b+2c)

area of path = (a+2c)(b+2c)-ab

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