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the permeter of a rectangle is 148 inches the length exceeds the width by 52 inches find the length and width..

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  1. Let w represent the width.

    2w + 2(w + 52) = 148
    4w + 104 = 148
    4w = 44
    w = 11

    Does that work?

    11 + 11 + 63 + 63 = 148

    Yep!

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  2. yes so the width is 11 and the length is 63

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  3. Right. I hope you understand how we get those answers.

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