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The length of a rectangle is 10 meters less than 4 times its width. If the perimeter of the rectangle is at most 120 meters, what is the greatest possible width of the rectangle?

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  1. 2(w + 4w-10) <= 120
    5w - 10 <= 60
    now finish it off

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