Karen J.

asked • 06/20/18

How do I solve this?

This problem seems like it would be pretty straightforward, however, it is proving to be quite difficult for me to solve. I am having trouble setting it up because whenever I set it up and solve, I end up with the wrong answer. Super frustrating! If someone could post a step-by-step response showing how to solve this that would really help me out. Thanks!
 
Problem:
A rectangular yard has area 96 square feet. If the width of
the yard is 4 feet less than the length, what is the perimeter,
in feet, of the yard? 
 
Answers: 
A. 40
B. 44
C. 48
D. 52
 
 

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Philip P. answered • 06/20/18

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Karen J.

Thanks! This is super helpfu!
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