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The length of a rectangular map is 15 inches and the perimeter is 50 inches. Find the width. Hint: Perimeter = width + length + width + length

The length of a rectangular map is 15 inches and the perimeter is 50 inches. Find the width.

Hint: Perimeter = width + length + width + length

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L + L + W + W = 50 inches
15 inches + 15 inches + W + W = 50 inches
2W + 30 = 50
2W = 50 - 30
2W = 20
W = 10 inches