Algebra

A gardener has a border of flowers around a rectangular vegetable garden. The vegetable garden is 5 ft x 2 ft, and the flower border has a uniform width of 1 ft and is 7 ft x 4 ft. What is the area of the flower garden only?

4 ft^2
10 ft^2
18 ft^2***
28 ft^2

I don't know if I did this right. Please help, thanks.

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  1. I don't know whether you worked it right, since you didn't show what you did, but

    you got the right answer

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  2. 28ft

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  3. which one is write

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  4. right*

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  5. anybody know the rest of the test on connexus other then question 7

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  6. 1. B
    2. A
    3. D
    4. B
    5. C
    6. D
    7. C
    8. A, B
    9. B
    Sorry, this is a little late, if you are on connexus these are the right answers.

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