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the perimeter of a rectangle with adjacent side lengths of x and y, where x>y, is 8 times as great as the shorter side to the rectangle. what is the ratio of y to x?
a. 1:2
b. 1:3
c. 1:4
d. 2:3

is b the answer?

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