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Jake P.

asked • 07/09/15

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Rectangle A has a length of 5 inches and a width of 3 inches. Rectangle A has the same area as Rectangle B, but has different dimensions. The width of Rectangle B is 50% shorter than the width of Rectangle A as shown.



Which percent represents how much longer the length of Rectangle B must be to maintain the same area as Rectangle A?


It must be 3% longer than Rectangle A.


It must be 6% longer than Rectangle A.


It must be 50% longer than Rectangle A.


It must be 100% longer than Rectangle A.

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Michael J. answered • 07/09/15

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