# Math

The perimeter of a rectangular park is 450m. the length of the sides are in the ratio 3:2.Find the area of the rectangle.

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1. Let the sides be of length 2x and 3x. Then you have

2(2x+3x) = 450
x = 45

Now you know the length and width, so finding the area is a snap.

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