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The perimeter of a kite is 88 cm. The length of one of its sides is 4 cm less than 3 times the length of another. Find the length of each side of the kite.

 Feb 25, 2019

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For a kite ....there are two sets of sides that re equal length....

   so side a  + side b = 44

a = 3b -4

 

a + b = 44

3b-4 +b = 44

4b-4 =44

4b=48

b= 12            a = 3b-4 = 32

 Feb 25, 2019
 #1
avatar+18942 
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Best Answer

For a kite ....there are two sets of sides that re equal length....

   so side a  + side b = 44

a = 3b -4

 

a + b = 44

3b-4 +b = 44

4b-4 =44

4b=48

b= 12            a = 3b-4 = 32

ElectricPavlov Feb 25, 2019

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