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JIm B.

asked • 09/21/15

College Algebra Word Problem

A concrete walk of uniform width is to be laid around a rectangular flower bed that is 60 feet long and 30 feet wide. If the area of the walk is to be 279 square feet, what is the width of the walk. 

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Amie F. answered • 09/21/15

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Fernando E. answered • 09/21/15

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