A rectangular garden measures

wide. Find the area of this path.

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the area of the garden is 28 x 45 ft^2 the path extends the dimensions of the garden by 3 on each side add 5 to each dimension and find the total area subtract the area of just the garden from the total area. Picture a large rectangle inside a slightly larger rectangle. (28+5+5) x 45+5+5) = total area = 2090 ft^2 28 x 45 = garden area = 1260 ft^2 total area - garden area = 2090-1260 = path area = 830 ft^2

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