The perimeter of a rectangle equals the sum of the length of its four sides.If the width of the rectangle if 7 inches and its perimeter is 48 inches, what is the length of the rectangle?

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  1. P = 2L + 2W

    48 = 2L + 14

    34 = 2L

    17 = L

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