The perimeter of a rectangle is 44ft the length is 4ft longer than the width. Find the demensions. Write a system of linear equations and solve the resulting system. Let x be the length and y be the width

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1. math 209

The perimeter of a rectangle is 44ft the length is 4ft longer than the width. Find the demensions. Write a system of linear equations and solve the resulting system. Let x be the length and y be the width.

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2. basic geometric

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3. basic geometry

A rectangle has width the same asa a side of a square whose perimeter is 20m.the length of the rectangle is 9m. Find the perimeter of this rectangle. 34. The with of a rectangular picture is on-half the length . The perimeter of the rectangle is 72inches.

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4. College Algebra

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5. Algebra 1

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17. Geometry (Mathematics)

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19. College Algebra

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21. Math 208

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22. math ,correction

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23. math

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25. Algebra

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26. combining like terms

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27. algebra word problems

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28. math

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29. algebra

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30. Math

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31. algebra 1

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32. Math

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33. College Algrebra Math 133 unti 1 IP 1

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34. math,help

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35. Algebra Homework, HELP!

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36. Math

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37. algebra

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38. MAT 116

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39. a;gebra

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40. Math

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41. Math

The perimeter of a rectangle is 42ft. The length is 7ft. longer than the width. Find the dimensions. Write a system of linear equations and solve the resulting system. Let X be the length, and Y be the width.

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42. algebra

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43. math

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44. math

A rectangular room is 5 meters longer than it is wide, and its perimeter is 22 meters. a. Letting w represent the width of the rectangle, write an equation that represents the perimeter of the room. = 22 b. Find the width of the room. The width is: meters.

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45. math

A rectangular room is 5 meters longer than it is wide, and its perimeter is 22 meters. a. Letting w represent the width of the rectangle, write an equation that represents the perimeter of the room. = 22 b. Find the width of the room. The width is: meters.

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46. math

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47. Basic algebra

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50. Math

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51. math

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52. writing to explain

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53. Math

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54. ALGEBRA

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55. basic geometry

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56. geometry

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57. Math

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58. Math

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59. Algebra 1

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60. algebra 1

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61. algebra

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62. math

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63. algebra 2

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64. maths

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65. area, perimeter

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66. Math

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67. algebra

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68. algebra

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69. algebra

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70. Math - Plz help!!!

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71. Math

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72. Math

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73. Math

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74. Algebra I

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75. Geometry

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76. algebra

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77. Math

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78. geometry

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79. algebra1

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80. Math

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81. Algebra

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83. Algebra

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84. math

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85. algebra

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86. math

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87. Math

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88. algebra

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89. math

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90. Alg. I

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91. Math (2nd Try)

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92. Mathematics

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93. math

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94. math

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95. math

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96. geometry

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97. Math

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98. math

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99. algebra

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100. math

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