# Math

Clark's Country Pet Resort is fencing a new play area for dogs. The manager has purchased 186 yd of fence to enclose a rectangular pen. The area of the pen must be 2156 yds^2. What are the dimensions of the​ pen?

Length is how many yards?
Width is how many yards?

1. 2(x+y) = 186
xy = 2156
x(93-x) = 2156
44*49 = 2156

posted by Steve

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