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Lamar made a garden in the shape of a rectangle with an area of 36 square feet. The shorter side of the garden measures 4 feet. Explain how you can find the perimeter of the garden.

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  1. Rectangle A=LxW
    W=A/l
    36/4=9
    P=2(l+w)
    P=2(9+4)
    P=26

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  2. Dono

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  3. I can find the perimeter by knowing that one side of the garden is 4 ft. All you have I have to do now is divide 36 by 4.

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  4. I know this because i looked at the 36 square and drew it in a grid paper and then count it by fours

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