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A rectangular tennis court is 78 ft long and 36 ft wide and is surrounded by auniform pathway. If the total area of the tennis court along with the pathway measures 3280 ft, find the width of the pathway.

 Feb 21, 2021
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A rectangular tennis court is 78 ft long and 36 ft wide and is surrounded by a uniform pathway. If the total area of the tennis court along with the pathway measures 3280 ft, find the width of the pathway.

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Pathway width  =>  w

 

(78 * 36) + 4w2 + 2(36w) + 2(78w) = 3280

 

w = 2 ft

 Feb 22, 2021

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