# Geometry

A garden is 5 ft by 6 ft has a walkway that is 2 ft wide around it. What is the amount of fencing needed to surround the walkway?

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1. P = 2L + 2W

P = (2 * 9) + (2 * 10)

P = 18 + 20

P = ?

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4. Ms.sue how did you get 9 and 10

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