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4-24.

The length of a rectangle is five centimeters more than twice its width. The perimeter is $100$ centimeters. Use Guess and Check to find out how long and how wide the rectangle is.

Draw a diagram.

Use a guess and check table to solve this problem.

 GUESS Width Length $\left(2x+5\right)$ CHECK Perimeter=100 $\$$\$