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The perimeter of a rectangular painting is 346 centimeters. If the width of the painting is 75 centimeters what is its length 

Jun 22nd, 2015

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perimeter = 2 ( length )+2( width)  = 346 centimeters

Let  y be the length  and width is given 75 cm

2 * y + 2 * 75 = 346 

2 * y = 346 -150 = 196

y = 98 cm

The length of painting is 98 cm

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