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The area of a rectangle is 36 square centimeters; its perimeter is 30 centimeters. What are the dimensions of the rectangle?

 

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Explain how you arrived at your answer.

 

 

HINT: Make a table of all the POSSIBLE dimensions based on the area of 36 cm2.  This is called a POSSIBILITIES TABLE (duh!).

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