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Allison has a square root flower garden and Lauren has a rectangular flower garden the width of the rectangular garden is 2 yards less than a side of the squaare garden and the length of the rectangular garden is 5 yards more than a side of the square garden if the sum of the areas of both Allison and Lauren gardens is 200 square yards find the measure of a side of the square garden. show workout please

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